Inspired by the true story of MIT students who formed a card counting team and took Vegas casinos for millions in winnings, Ben Campbell (Jim Sturgess) is recruited by MIT's most gifted students in a plot to break Vegas. With the help of a brilliant statistics professor (Kevin Spacey), Ben and the team succeed in beating the casinos. But, soon thereafter, his plans start to spiral out of control.
Here are the special features. "21: The Advantage Player" where the cast explains the game of Blackjack and card counting, "Basic Strategy: A Complete Film Journal", a Making-of featurette, "Money Plays: A Tour of the Good Life", a featurette that explores the clothes, luxuries and locations shown in the film, Filmmaker Commentary
The DVD is BD-Live enabled. Here are the special features. "21: The Advantage Player" where the cast explains the game of Blackjack and card counting, "Basic Strategy: A Complete Film Journal", a Making-of featurette, "Money Plays: A Tour of the Good Life", a featurette that explores the clothes, luxuries and locations shown in the film, Filmmaker Commentary
This is a nice three-disc set with ten shows from the Ultimate Blackjack Tour. Hopefully, by watching these shows, you can improve your blackjack skills and become a better player.
Andy Bloch is one of the world's most prominent blackjack authorities. His notoriety is mainly tied to his involvement as a player and manager of the infamous M.I.T. Blackjack Team. He was so successful at counting cards that he got added to the Griffin list of known card counters, and is no longer allowed to implement the strategies in this DVD.
This book presents a simplification of an already simple system that works well - the KO count - using the color-coded tools that help illustrate concepts.
This DVD teaches, with the help of visual demonstrations and exercises, how to play blackjack and count cards. It covers both basic and advanced stuff topics and has a feature on the extras on the DVD, where you can practice your counting interactively.
This DVD and accompanying instructional manual teaches all the skills necessary to prepare for a career in the gaming industry. The course was designed by top industry experts and taught by professional dealers. The learning process is simple and easy to follow and can help you land a new job in the exciting casino industry.
On this DVD George Joseph, an authority on gaming protection and cheating who has served as director of surveillance for Bally, Paris, Aladdin and Dunes casinos in Las Vegas, demonstrates and explains many sleight-of-hand techniques that are used to cheat at Blackjack.
HPG ADMIN on March 1, 2013