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21Director Robert Luketic tells the true-life story of six genius students who secure incredible winnings playing blackjack during Las Vegas casino excursions. As Ben struggles to secure financing for his MIT studies, he is recruited to join a team of brilliant students, who by counting cards beat the odds. As team leader works the eccentric math professor Micky Rosa (Kevin Spacey). Ben is soon entwined in the seductive Las Vegas lifestyle, and the attentions of his teammate Jill Taylor (Kate Bosworth), and he pushes his luck to the limits. Laurence Fishburne stars as the bad-guy Cole Williams, a security chief who makes it his mission to expose the group’s blackjack scam. Directed by Robert Luketic. Starring: Kate Bosworth, Laurence Fishburne, Kevin Spacey, Jim Sturgess. USA/2008.

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