Holy Rollers: The True Story of Card Counting Christians

Overview

Filmmaker Bryan Storkel examines the conflict between being a Christian and card counting gambler by following a group of devoutly religious Blackjack players who have made it their mission to bleed casinos dry. Pulling in an average of $100,000 a month in their first year alone, the churchgoing card sharks justify their wagering in a variety of different ways; while some claim that the extra income helps them to focus on their ministries, others see themselves a virtuous warriors waging a war on vice. Of course ...
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Overview

Filmmaker Bryan Storkel examines the conflict between being a Christian and card counting gambler by following a group of devoutly religious Blackjack players who have made it their mission to bleed casinos dry. Pulling in an average of $100,000 a month in their first year alone, the churchgoing card sharks justify their wagering in a variety of different ways; while some claim that the extra income helps them to focus on their ministries, others see themselves a virtuous warriors waging a war on vice. Of course with so much cold hard cash at stake, it's only a matter of time before temptation enters the picture.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/19/2012
  • UPC: 091037155375
  • Original Release: 2011
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  • Source: Passion River
  • Presentation: Full Frame
  • Time: 1:31:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 80,397

Cast & Crew

Technical Credits
Bryan Storkel Director
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Holy Rollers: The True Story of Card Counting Christians
1. Introduction [5:26]
2. The Church Team [3:29]
3. Beating the Casino [4:29]
4. Misconception [6:21]
5. Team Structure [4:56]
6. Carrying Cash [3:47]
7. Casinos & Back-Offs [6:53]
8. Disguises [4:37]
9. Losing [8:48]
10. Team Struggles [4:45]
11. Bankroll Closes [5:59]
12. Team Re-Test [6:12]
13. Trust [8:18]
14. Baptism & Vegas [4:11]
15. One Last Trip [8:27]
16. Credits & Epilogue [2:11]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Holy Rollers: The True Story of Card Counting Christians
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   Scene Seelction
   Special Features
      Holy Rollers Trailer
      Deleted Scenes
         Coupon Clipping
         Prank Phone Call
         Casino Grand Opening
         Christianity
         Gambling Vs. Card Counting
         Casinos
      Film Festival Q&A
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