Gerry (Ben Mendelsohn) is a talented, but struggling poker player about to be swallowed up by his unshakeable gambling habit. But his luck begins to change after he meets the young, charismatic Curtis (Ryan Reynolds).
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When their eyes first meet, there’s an immediate spark, or perhaps a shared recognition. Gerry (Ben Mendelsohn) sells houses, but he’s not particularly good at it, mostly because he doesn’t care at all about his job, and only gets excited about the next time he can gamble.
Curtis (Ryan Reynolds) is a little harder to read: He’s a backslapping, charismatic guy who will talk your ear off with his colorful stories of people he’s met around the Midwest at the poker places and dive bars he frequents. But
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POKERSTARS SPRING CHAMPIONSHIP OF ONLINE POKER 2015 STARTS ON SUNDAY
PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker
The PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker is just four days away, and with the largest ever schedule – 46 events, 138 tournaments – the world’s richest online tournament championship looks set to break records once again. SCOOP 2015 runs from May 10-24 and is seeking to top last year’s record prize total of $81,222,158.66 over the 16 days of competition.
The highlight will be the two-day Main Event that starts May 24, with buy-ins of $109 (L), $1,050 (M) and $10,300 (H). More than 2,000 tickets (worth over $400,000) to the SCOOP Main Event tournaments will be given away on May 22 in a SCOOP All-in Shootout Deposit Raffle as part of the PokerStars Makes Millionaires campaign and the winner of the $10,300 Main Event will be guaranteed at least $1 million. For information about how to qualify for the Deposit Raffle, go to Pokerstars.
In addition, every one of the 138 tournaments has satellite qualifiers, meaning Togel Singapore players can participate in SCOOP from just $0.11 or 1 FPP. Players can go to Main Lobby > Online Events > SCOOP in the PokerStars lobby to find the satellites.
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SCOOP 2015 will reward the most consistent performers across the Championship with additional prizes, including more than $75,000 in World Championship of Online Poker 2015 tournament tickets, $20,000 in cash, and for the overall Leader Board winner, a PCA 2016 package.
SCOOP 2015 is the seventh year of the Championship, which means some big numbers and statistics have racked up over a total of 681 tournaments.