888 pokerWhilst actually playing the game of poker is what most people wish to do, occasionally it can be a bit of a welcome distraction to sit back and relax in front of the television and pop into the DVD player a good poker related film.

With this in mind we have selected what we feel are the top 10 poker films of all time, whilst of course you may have your own preferences in what you feel are the best poker films of all time, why not have a look through those listed below, as you may find one that you haven’t seen before, and if so it may be well worth watching!

We have given you as much detail as possible about our listing of the top 10 poker films, including when the film was released, who the director of the film was along with many of the stars of that particular film. You will also find a direct link to an in-depth review of each poker film.

1. Poker Generation

Poker Generation Film Poster

This film was released in 2012 and was directed by Gianluca Mingotto

The leading actors and actresses in the Poker Generation poker film are Naomi Assenza, Salvatore Barone, Orsetta Borghero, Piero Cardano

For more details about this film simply click on the following film title:

Poker Generation Film Review

2. Regalo di Natale

Regalo di Natale Film PosterThis film was released in 1986 and was directed by Pupi Avati

The leading actors and actresses in the Regalo di Natale poker film are Carlo Delle Piane, Diego Abatantuono, Gianni Cavina, George Eastman

For more details about this film simply click on the following film title:

Regalo di Natale Film Review

3. Christmas Rematch (La Rivincita di Natale)

Christmas Rematch(La Rivincita di Natale) Film Poster

This film was released in 2004 and was directed by Pupi Avati

The leading actors and actresses in the Christmas Rematch poker film are Diego Abatantuono, Gianni Cavina, Carlo Delle Piane, George Eastman

For more details about this film simply click on the following film title:

Christmas Rematch Film Review

4. Maverick

Maverick Film Poster

This film was released in 1994 and was directed by Richard Donner

The leading actors and actresses in the Maverick poker film are Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster, James Garner, Graham Greene

For more details about this film simply click on the following film title:

Maverick Film Review

5. Rounders

Rounders Film Poster

This film was released in 1998 and was directed by John Dahl

The leading actors and actresses in the Rounders poker film are Matt Damon, Edward Norton, Paul Cicero, John Turturro

For more details about this film simply click on the following film title:

Rounders Film Review

6. Ace

Ace Film PosterThis film was released in 1981 and was directed by Castellano and Pipolo

The leading actors and actresses in the Ace poker film are Adriano Celentano, Edwige Fenech, Renato Salvatori, Sylva Koscina

For more details about this film simply click on the following film title:

Ace Film Review

7. Casino Royale

Casino Royale Film Poster

This film was released in 2006 and was directed by Martin Campbell

The leading actors and actresses in the Casino Royale poker film are Daniel Craig, Eva Green, Judi Dench, Jeffrey Wright

For more details about this film simply click on the following film title:

Casino Royale Film Review

8. The Cincinnati Kid

The Cincinnati Kid Film Poster

This film was released in 1965 and was directed by Norman Jewison

The leading actors and actresses in the The Cincinnati Kid poker film are Steve McQueen, Ann-Margret, Edward G. Robinson, Karl Malden

For more details about this film simply click on the following film title:

The Cincinnati Kid Film Review

9. In Time

In Time Film Poster

This film was released in 2011 and was directed by Andrew Niccol

The leading actors and actresses in the In Time poker film are Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried, Cillian Murphy, Shyloh Oostwald

For more details about this film simply click on the following film title:

In Time Film Review

10. Shade

Shade Film Poster

This film was released in 2003 and was directed by Damian Nieman.

The leading actors and actresses in the Shade poker film are Stuart Townsend, Gabriel Byrne, Thandie Newton, Jaime Foxx, Melanie Griffith, Sylvester Stallone

For more details about this film simply click on the following film title:

Shade Film Review

Do not forget we also have a section on our website which covers the top 10 poker books, so if you are looking to increase your knowledge of the game of poker or perhaps learn how to play some new variants, or are seeking a few poker playing hints and tips, then take a look at this listing to find a book that will help you do just that!

Once you have mastered your game of choice, or have watched any of the poker films listed above and have got the urge to give some online poker playing a try, then make sure you have a good look through the many different sections of our website, as we have listed the top poker sites, all of which offer plenty of poker bonuses, many different poker variants and lots of poker tournaments for you to get stuck into.

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Posted on: 11th January 2013 by: Adrian Sterne