The Poker House


1h 33m 2008

Brief Synopsis

An ordinary day in young Agnes' life is anything but. With a strung-out mother, a pimp father and a home overrun by gamblers, thieves and johns, Agnes is simply trying to survive, along with her two younger sisters.

Film Details

Also Known As
Poker House, The
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2008
Location
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 33m

Synopsis

An ordinary day in young Agnes' life is anything but. With a strung-out mother, a pimp father and a home overrun by gamblers, thieves and johns, Agnes is simply trying to survive, along with her two younger sisters.

Film Details

Also Known As
Poker House, The
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2008
Location
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 33m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of the Outstanding Performance in the Narrative Competition award (Jennifer Lawrence) at the 2008 Los Angeles Film Festival.

Limited Release in United States July 17, 2009

Released in United States June 2008

Released in United States on Video August 18, 2009

Released in United States Summer July 17, 2009

Shown at Los Angeles Film Festival (Narrative Competition) June 19-29, 2008.

Feature directorial debut for Lori Petty.

Released in United States June 2008 (Shown at Los Angeles Film Festival (Narrative Competition) June 19-29, 2008.)

Limited Release in United States July 17, 2009

Released in United States Summer July 17, 2009

Released in United States on Video August 18, 2009