Hard Eight 25 years old

When good luck is a long shot, you have to hedge your bets.

Hard Eight

A stranger mentors a young Reno gambler who weds a hooker and befriends a vulgar casino regular.

Credits

Hard Eight Cast

Name Character
Samuel L. Jackson He was 47, now 73 years old as Jimmy
Gwyneth Paltrow She was 23, now 49 years old as Clementine
John C. Reilly He was 30, now 57 years old as John Finnegan
Melora Walters She was 36, now 62 years old as Jimmy's girl
Philip Seymour Hoffman He was 28, 46 years old when he died as Young craps player
Richard Gross He was 48, now 74 years old as Floorman
F. William Parker He was 54, now 80 years old as Hostage
Robert Ridgely He was 64, 65 years old when he died as Keno manager
Wendy Weidman as Pants on fire person
Philip Baker Hall He was 64, now 90 years old as Sydney Brown
Jason "Jake" Cross as Pants on fire person

Hard Eight Crew

Name Department
John S. Lyons as Producer. Production
Robert Jones as Producer. Production
Daniel Lupi as Co-Producer. He was 35 (now 61) years old Production
François Duplat as Executive Producer. He was 50 (now 77) years old Production
Kevin Kubota as Boom Operator. Sound
Christine Sheaks as Casting. Production
Mark Bridges as Costume Design. He was 41 (now 67) years old Costume & Make-Up
Barbara Tulliver as Editor. She was 46 (now 72) years old Editing
Keith Samples as Executive Producer. Production
Paula Fairfield as Sound Effects Editor. She was 35 (now 61) years old Sound
Jon Brion as Original Music Composer. He was 32 (now 58) years old Sound
Paul Thomas Anderson as Director. He was 25 (now 52) years old Directing
Paul Thomas Anderson as Screenplay. He was 25 (now 52) years old Writing
Hans Brockmann as Executive Producer. Production
Michael Penn as Original Music Composer. He was 37 (now 63) years old Sound
Michael Krantz as Art Direction. Art
Nancy Deren as Production Design. Art
Daniel Pellerin as Sound Re-Recording Mixer. He was 54 (now 80) years old Sound
Jason "Jake" Cross as Grip. Camera
Hard Eight poster
Hard Eight (25 years)

When good luck is a long shot, you have to hedge your bets.

  • Release day: Friday, February 28, 1997
  • Runtime: 102 minutes
  • Budget: 3000000.00
  • Revenue: 222559.00