Lay the Favorite

Also Known As

Statyk uz meile Las Vegase ( Lithuania )

4.8

Lay the Favorite
  • Stephen Frears

  • 07 December 2012

  • Comedy / Drama

  • USA

  • 94 min

  • 4.8

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Bruce Willis

Dink Heimowitz

Catherine Zeta-Jones

Tulip Heimowitz

Rebecca Hall

Beth Raymer

Vince Vaughn

Rosie

Storyline

Beth, who lap dances to make ends meet, leaves Florida for Las Vegas hoping to be a cocktail waitress. She meets two women who introduce her to Dink, a gambler with a system. He hires her - she's good with numbers - and she promptly falls for him, even though he's married to a woman who seems to do nothing but spend his money. Beth tries to entice Dink whose wife, Tulip, tells him to choose; he does and promptly goes on a losing streak. The repercussions of his choice ... more


User opinions See all (6) Post comment!

cat

Karma161240

Grade

C+

thanks for the comments27 September 2015

not for us, thnaks for the comments

Heather

Karma32669

Grade

B+

It Was Okay01 July 2014

This movie was okay.

Bic

Karma41343

Grade

C+

Quirky and off beat true-life comedy flick!30 May 2013

Definitely a quirky and off beat true-life comedy flick! Great cast, though somewhat underused in their ability. I found the real life story of the main character Beth (who wrote actual best seller book about her experiences) to sometimes play like a soap TV show. As they say - truth is stranger... more

aandcbolt

Karma124129

Grade

C+

worth watching18 May 2013

This is a big famous cast movie, and as we all know that usually means not a very good film. This movie was not great, but not bad either. A great behind the scenes sports betting operation in vegas style movie.

madbull

Karma131367

Grade

C+

Not Bruce Willis\' best11 March 2013

This movie was all over the place for us. We found it very confusing a points, but labored through it anyway to our dismay. The acting was OK but the storyline was lack luster and boring. The sound and picture quality were both great for us.

Fawky

Karma10589

Grade

C+

Lay The Favourite20 July 2012

A classy cast and Frears’ light touch can’t help this innocent abroad dramedy into the winner’s enclosure. More jeopardy, less laboured larking, and it could’ve romped home.

Casting Rebecca Hall as bubbly babe Beth, who jumps into professional sports betting in Vegas only to find the personal... more

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