Whilst traveling across America living off of a large inheritance, ex-fireman Nashe meets Pozzi, a professional gambler and card shark. Nashe agrees to fund the penniless Pozzi in a game of poker against two eccentric millionaires.
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Eventually every person must choose their own consumer hell. We rage and chafe at our bonds. We bargain, attempting to outwit or outlast our endless, crushing financial obligations and servitude. Everyone must go along to get along. We make our peace with a capitalistic imperative and sell ourselves for the going rate or best price if we are lucky. This film explicates the horror at the heart of the free market.