After their regular Thursday night poker game with the guys, Mark, a careless bank teller, tells his best friend, Hugo, about his plan to steal a million dollars from a savings account at work so that they can compete in a high stakes underground poker tournament.
After a heated argument, Hugo leaves Mark’s apartment only to find trouble awaiting him at home. Hugo is forced to come face to face with his past, or any faith he held for the future, will be gone.
Before long, Mark shows up on Hugo’s doorstep with a bag full of cash. Hugo’s desolation slowly dissipates as his dream from yesteryear reminds him of hope. Although, this feeling is not one of hopefulness, but of obsession. Hugo’s gambling addiction quickly bleeds beneath his pores as he agrees to enter the tournament. Hesitation or not, game on!
Addiction. Obsession. Power. Place Your Bets!…