Very much down on his luck gambling addict Gerry (Mendelsohn) teams up with charismatic poker player Curtis (Reynolds).
Craig (Gilchrist) is not happy. His best friend Aaron (Mann) goes out with Nia (Kravitz), the girl Craig has been obsessed with for two years, he has an application form...
Miguel ‘Sugar’ Santos (Soto) is a pitcher at a baseball academy in his native Dominican Republic.
Dan (the deservedly Oscar-nominated Ryan Gosling) is a history teacher in an inner-city Brooklyn school. He’s also a drug addict.