On TVNext: Fri, Jan 02, 8:35 AM ET/PT on THE MOVIE CHANNEL
How did poker become the battleground for personal freedom and the fight for adults to choose how they spend their time and money? This documentary tells the story of poker's recent renaissance into a nationally televised sport played by millions on a weekly basis in casinos, basements, and online. An activity so hip that even Leonardo DiCaprio and Matt Damon have a regular game. Archival footage, and interviews with poker celebrities, as well as social commentators, makes this the definitive exploration on this worldwide cultural phenomenon.