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The Gambler (2014)  link to The Gambler on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 931

poster The Gambler

IMDb Rating:
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6.0/10 (62020 votes)

Country: USA, 111 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, Crime

Director(s): Rupert Wyatt

Jim Bennett is a risk taker. Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with a paternal interest in Bennett's future. As his relationship with a student deepens, Bennett must take the ultimate risk for a second chance.


photo Mark Wahlberg Mark Wahlberg Jim Bennett
photo George Kennedy George Kennedy Ed
photo Griffin Cleveland Griffin Cleveland Young Jim
photo Jessica Lange Jessica Lange Roberta
photo Omar Leyva Omar Leyva Valet

Medium: Unknown,

Location: c7p35

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1