Release date1997 GenresDrama, Thriller, Mystery, Film noir, Suspense, Crime Thriller CastHudson Leick, Robert Dubac, Frank Gorshin, Stanley DeSantis, Sam Anderson Similar moviesCroupier (1998), House of Games (1987), Shade (2003), Julia and Julia (1987), Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
After the Game is a 1997 Neo-noir drama/mystery film starring Frank Gorshin, Stanley DeSantis, Sam Anderson, Mike Genovese, Susan Traylor, and Robert Dubac. It is directed by Brewster MacWilliams and produced by Robert Peters and Roy Winnick, the screenplay was written by Brewster MacWilliams.
The film explores the themes of poker, revenge, deceit, lust and greed, and explores karma and the afterlife.
The DVD, titled The Last Hand, was issued in 2004.
Aging gambler Benny Walsh (played by Gorshin) dies in a suspicious car crash after the biggest poker win of his life. His son, Clyde (played by Dubac), comes to the Nevada town in search of answers. He discovers that each of his father's gambling buddies had ample reason to see him dead.