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Title 21 [dvd] / Columbia Pictures presents in association with Relativity Media, a Trigger Street/Michael De Luca production, a film by Robert Luketic ; produced by Dana Brunetti, Kevin Spacey, Michael De Luca ; screenplay by Peter Steinfeld and Allan Loeb ; directed by Robert Luketic
Publisher Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2008
 Louisville Adult DVD Fiction  DVD/DRAMA    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Tech Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
Note Title from container
Performer(S) Jim Sturgess, Kate Bosworth, Laurence Fishburne, Kevin Spacey
Credits Director of photography, Russell Carpenter ; editor, Elliot Graham ; music, David Sardy ; costume designer, Luca Mosca ; production designer, Missy Stewart
Note Based on the book 'Bringing down the house: the inside story of six M.I.T. students who took Vegas for millions' by Ben Mezrich
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and sexual content, including partial nudity
Summary Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at M.I.T. Wanting to transfer to the Harvard School of Medicine, he learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for the tuition. Ben is introduced into a small but secretive club by his math professor Micky Rosa. The club has four other students: Jill, Choi, Kianna, and Jimmy. They are being trained by Micky the skill of blackjack card counting. Intriged by the desire to make money, Ben joins his new friends on secret weekend trips to Las Vegas where, using their skills of code talk and hand signals. Ben makes hundreds of thousands of dollars winning blackjack at casino after casino. Ben only wants to make enough money for the tuition and then back out. Ben's greed and arrogance put Micky, as well as the group, on the radar of a brutal casino security enforcer, named Cole Williams. Cole holds a personal grudge of some kind against Micky which threatens to undo everything the students have learned and earned
Subject Blackjack (Game) -- Drama
Card counting -- Nevada -- Las Vegas -- Drama
College students -- Conduct of life -- Drama
College teachers -- Massachusetts -- Drama
Massachusetts Institute of Technology -- Drama
Casinos -- Nevada -- Las Vegas -- Drama
Las Vegas (Nev.) -- Drama
Genre Feature films
Action and Action and adventure films
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Adventure -- Feature.
Thriller -- Feature.
Crime -- Feature.
Feature films.
Action and Action and adventure films.
Suspense films.
Alt Author Brunetti, Dana
Spacey, Kevin
De Luca, Michael, 1965-
Steinfeld, Peter
Loeb, Allan
Luketic, Robert, 1973-
Sturgess, Jim
Bosworth, Kate, 1983-
Fishburne, Laurence, 1961-
Mezrich, Ben, 1969- Bringing down the house
Columbia Pictures
Relative Media (Firm)
Trigger Street Productions
Michael De Luca Productions (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Add Title Twenty-one
ISBN 1435924398
ISBN/ISSN 043396267183
Music # 26718 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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