The Cooler (2003)


Bernie works at a Las Vegas casino, where he uses his innate ability to bring about misfortune in those around him to jinx gamblers into losing. His imposing boss, Shelly Kaplow, is happy with the arrangement. But Bernie finds unexpected happiness when he begins dating attractive waitress Natalie Belisario.

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LetMeWatchThis Score: 6.8/10 from 127 votes
Release Date: 2003-01-17
Status: Released
Run time: 101 min / 1:41
Production Studio : Pierce/Williams Entertainment, ContentFilm
Production Country: United States of America


William H. Macy
as Bernie Lootz
Alec Baldwin
as Shelly Kaplow
Maria Bello
as Natalie Belisario
Shawn Hatosy
as Mikey
Paul Sorvino
as Buddy Stafford
Estella Warren
as Charlene
Ron Livingston
as Larry Sokolov
Joey Fatone
as Johnny Cappella
Arthur J. Nascarella
as Nicky Fingers Bonnatto
M.C. Gainey
as Highway Officer
Ellen Greene
as Doris
Don Scribner
as Lou
Tony Longo
as Tony


Directing Wayne Kramer Director
Writing Frank Hannah Screenplay
Writing Wayne Kramer Screenplay
Production Alessandro Camon Executive Producer
Production Robert Gryphon Executive Producer
Production Joe Madden Executive Producer
Production Brett Morrison Executive Producer
Production Edward R. Pressman Executive Producer
Production John Schmidt Executive Producer
Sound Mark Isham Original Music Composer
Camera James Whitaker Director of Photography
Editing Arthur Coburn Editor
Production Michael A. Pierce Producer
Production Sean Furst Producer
Crew Noon Orsatti Stunt Coordinator
Art Toby Corbett Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Kristin M. Burke Costume Design
Art Alice Baker Set Decoration
Directing Rebecca Poulos Script Supervisor
Camera Jim Sheldon Still Photographer