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5 Vegas Casinos Seen in the Movies

5 Vegas Casinos Seen in the Movies

Las Vegas is considered the casino capital of the world so it's no surprise that its famous hotel casinos have featured in some iconic movies.

Below are five of the most famous Vegas casinos to pop up in the movies. If you're itching to place a bet of your own but can't make it to Vegas, you can always visit Bet22 without leaving home.

The Bellagio
Movie fans will be familiar with The Bellagio as the location of the antics of George Clooney, Brad Pitt and their crew of con men in Ocean's Eleven. Not only does much of the action take place inside the casino but the ending sees the gang gather around the hotel's famous fountain, a tourist hotspot in its own right.

Caesar's Palace
Arguably the most famous of all Vegas hotels is Caesar's Palace, and its casino can be seen in a host of movies. In Iron Man, Robert Downy Jnr's Tony Stark pops in for a game of craps. It's the destination for Tom Cruise and Dustin Hoffman in Rain Man. Its gamblers watch a news report of an invading giant monster in Godzilla. And it's the hotel and casino of choice for the troublemaking buddies of The Hangover movies.

Park MGM
Located in the Park MGM megaresort of the Vegas strip, Park MGM is a relatively new casino that will be best known to comedy fans for its role in the opening of What Happens in Vegas. The characters played by Cameron Diaz and Ashton Kutcher have their awkward encounter in the casino.

Planet Hollywood
Part of the famous Planet Hollywood chain, the Vegas branch has acted as the backdrop for several movies inclding the aforementioned What Happens in Vegas, Somewhere and Get Him to the Greek. You get a really good luck at the casino in 21, one of the most famous movies about gambling.

The Venetian
Along with The Palazzo, The Ventian is one of two casinos located in The Venetian resort. Since opening in 1999 it's featured in several movies including Rat Race, Ocean's Eleven and Get Carter. If you want to stay at the hotel you have a choice of over 4,000 rooms, making it the world's second largest hotel.