Gerry is a talented but down-on-his-luck gambler whose fortunes begin to change when he meets Curtis, a younger, highly charismatic poker player. The two strike up an immediate friendship and Gerry quickly persuades his new friend to accompany him on a road trip to a legendary high stakes poker game in New Orleans. As they make their way down the Mississippi River, Gerry and Curtis manage to find themselves in just about every bar, racetrack, casino, and pool hall they can find, experiencing both incredible highs and dispiriting lows, but ultimately forging a deep and genuine bond that will stay with them long after their adventure is over.
Gerry is a talented poker player, but his gambling habit is getting the best of him. One day, he meets a charismatic young traveler named Curtis. Deeming Curtis his lucky charm, Gerry convinces him that they should hit the road together. As they gamble their way down South toward a legendary high-stakes poker game in New Orleans, the trip's highs and lows unveil the duo's true character and motivation, and an undeniable bond forms between them.
Gerry is just a skilled but down-on-his- gambler whose accomplishments begin to alter when he satisfies with a younger, Curtis, highly charismatic poker player. An immediate friendship is struck up by both and Gerry easily persuades his friend to accompany him on a road-trip into a famous highstakes poker sport in New Orleans. While they make their way down the Mississippi River, Gerry and Curtis manage to find themselves in just about every clubhouse, racetrack, casino, and pool-hall they’re able to uncover, enduring both unbelievable heights and dispiriting levels, but ultimately forging a heavy and authentic attachment that may stay with them long after their journey has ended.