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Ian Fleming introduced the world to MI6 secret agent James Bond 007 with his first novel Casino Royale in 1953, and this led the way for 11 more novels and two short story collections before his death in 1964. In that time he saw the first two official James Bond

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Gambling films are supposed to be about tension, excitement and exceptionally attractive people in expensive clothes. Very rarely are they intended to be manuals on how to play at a casino, and even rarer are they written by people who are experts themselves.   As a result, you end up

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Casinos are high-stakes, high drama settings so it’s no wonder that movies often have some pivotal moments there. Check out our 3 iconic casino scenes in movies.

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It’s hard to find poker movies these days, and it’s even harder to find a poker movie that’s actually good. Casino Royale was a solid movie, but the realism of the poker leaves a bit to be desired. Rounders is the perfect poker movie, and the bar that every other

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Have you waited until the last minute to do your holiday shopping? We’ve got you covered with these great deals on Back to the Future, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, and many more great Blu-ray and DVD deals.

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Pulling off a good poker movie is hard. It really is. The line between entertaining and non-believable is a thin one when it comes to movies, and directors often flirt with it too closely. Some movies can pull it off well, but others…well, let’s just to our list.  If this

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Bond fans have been forced to endure a very long, tortured wait for a new Bond movie to hit the screens, but that long wait will finally be over in several months with the newest Bond film Skyfall premiering on October 26, 2012 in the UK followed by a US release date of

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James Bond aficionados of the world unite! Regardless of differences in opinion about favorite Bond (actor) and favorite Bond (movie), here’s a video that every Bond lover will enjoy: a tribute to Bond intro scenes, simultaneously showing all 22 intros, from Dr. No to Quantum of Solace. (I recommend watching it in Full Screen mode, to best experience

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Anyone who knows me knows that I like to gamble every now and then. There’s not much better then the thrill of knowing that your money relies on a pass, a shot, or when you can control it, a hand of poker. Poker is my go-to game, and it has

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