Inspired by the true story of MIT students who mastered the art of card counting and took Vegas casinos for millions in winnings. Looking for a way to pay for tuition, Ben Campbell (Jim Sturgess) finds himself quietly recruited by MIT's most gifted students in a daring plot to break Vegas. With the help of a brilliant statistics professor (Kevin Spacey) and armed with fake IDs, intelligence and a complicated system of counting cards, Ben and his friends succeed in breaking the impenetrable casinos. Now, his challenge is keeping the numbers straight and staying one step ahead of the casinos before it all spirals out of control.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.2 out of 5
1K Ratings
1K Ratings

35% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 5.2/10
  • Fresh 59
  • Rotten 108

Critics Consensus: 21 could have been a fascinating study had it not supplanted the true story on which it is based with mundane melodrama.

14+ COMMON SENSE

Breezy Vegas con film fun, with some iffy stuff.

Information

Studio
Sony Pictures
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright
© 2007 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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