Updated
11/7/2020

Havana

Havana
4.3
6.9
6.1
Havana
Year:
1990
Genres:
Drama, Melodrama
Budget:
$40 000 000
Sydney Pollack
Director
Sydney Pollack
Cast:
Robert Redford (Jack Weil), Lena Olin (Bobby Duran), Alan Arkin (Joe Volpi), Tomas Milian (Menocal), Daniel Davis (Marion Chigwell), Tony Plana (Julio Ramos)

While viewing «Havana» film, you will not only plunge into the atmosphere of excitement and poker but also become witnesses of a great love story that occurs in the background of the Cuban revolution.

Having arrived in the capital of Cuba, Jack Weil, a professional poker player, sets himself a goal to play big in casinos and clubs in Havana to profit from the rich locals and wealthy visitors. The guy doesn’t rely on luck since he is well versed in psychology and mathematics of poker.

Jack organizes an expensive game and everything seems going according to the plan. He is far from political events that may get him into trouble. But a charming female revolutionary and a wife of famous doctor and aristocrat Robert Durand appears in the poker player’s way. She wins Jackr's heart and changes his worldview.

As a result, Jack is embroiled in a forbidden romance and the revolution events that change the history of Cuba.

Could Weil imagine what the poker trip to Havana would turn out to be for him?

Interesting facts about the film:

  • The film was nominated for an Oscar and a Golden Globe in 1991 for the best soundtrack, but it never got a single award.

Film trailer:

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Reviews (3)
User's aura Jlexa_Tokapb 92
Jlexa_Tokapb
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The film showed great promise, but when viewed the plot was less interesting. 🤟🤞

User's aura Kaban-niks 161
Kaban-niks Fan
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Robert Redford I liked this movie and decided to watch it. Movie on 4 out of 5.

emmawatson user
emmawatson

Watched it because of Robert Redford. Interesting story of love, but in opinion it's not a movie on gambling/poker.

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