The Best of It is a character driven documentary that explores the world of a professional gambler. Getting 'the best of it' is a term that a pro bettor uses when they get the advantage versus a bookie or a sports book. Many feel it is one of the most important factors as to whether a gambler makes a living or goes broke betting sports long-term.
A Sports Gambling feature documentary
The film follows four professional gamblers; Boston, Shrink, Dink, and Lem. It provides a real look at just how difficult it is to make a living betting sports. It also focuses on the rivalry between Boston and Shrink and how for one--the grinding lifestyle of putting it on the line--proves to be too much.