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Poolhall Junkies

Poolhall Junkies

It's your shot. Take it.Jun. 07, 2002USA99 Min.R
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Synopsis

Obsessed by way of the sector of pool, Johnny (Mars Callahan) could be one of the exceptional. But his mentor and “trainer” Joe (Chazz Palminteri), a shady hustler who decides how and who Johnny performs, is keeping him again from his dream. When the day finally comes, Johnny breaks from Joe, which leads to most effective one element — violence. Joe is beaten up through a number of Johnny’s buddies as a sign to leave him alone, and with this final act of freedom, Johnny leaves the world of pool-sharking. After an ultimatum from his female friend Tara (‘Alison Eastwood’), Johnny finally commits to a “actual” job in the construction enterprise, however is quickly depressing there. He reveals himself spending most of his time together with his younger brother Danny (Michael Rosenbaum) who it appears is following in his footsteps on the road to a existence Johnny left when he broke from Joe. As for Joe, he is bent on revenge for the beating he took, and shortly he has a new protégé Brad (Rick Schroder) who is simply as exact if now not better then Johnny. And he’s were given his eye on Johnny’s brother. The two play a high-stakes sport of pool which ends up in a massive debt owed to Joe, and soon Johnny finds that his brother is in prison for seeking to scouse borrow the cash he owes. The most effective manner out for Johnny is to play Brad, which ends up in a “race to 9” showdown that pits of the finest gamers towards each different for large sums of cash, and Johnny and Danny’s lives. tt0273982

Poolhall Junkies
Original title Poolhall Junkies
IMDb Rating 6.9 9,506 votes
TMDb Rating 6.5 47 votes

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