MISSISSIPPI GRIND is a comedy-drama film directed and written by 2006’s Half Nelson duo Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck. Premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival to positive reviews, the film stars Ryan Reynolds, Ben Mendelsohn, Sienna Miller, and Analeigh Tipton.
Down on his luck and facing financial hardship, Gerry (Mendelsohn) teams up with younger charismatic poker player, Curtis (Reynolds), in an attempt to change his luck. The two set off on a road trip through the South with visions of winning back what’s been lost.
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