The Gambler

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The Gambler

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Mark Wahlberg

Jim Bennett

Griffin Cleveland

Young Jim

Jessica Lange

Roberta

Omar Leyva

Valet

Storyline

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 ... more


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rooster

Karma133981

Grade

C+

thanks05 June 2016

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Tambo

Karma32386

Grade

A+

a MUST SEE24 May 2015

I heard this is excellent. I'm watching it today. Will let you know.

Zeena

Karma26394

Grade

A+

The Gambler12 May 2015

The realities of a gambling addiction. Good story and fine acting. Points for all.

aandcbolt

Karma124129

Grade

A+

great movie24 March 2015

Very sad to know that this type of addiction is very real for so many people. Great movie.

Fawky

Karma66659

Grade

C+

All bets are on09 March 2015

A rare grown up thriller, full of interesting bits and a strong turn from Wahlberg. But as a whole Wyatt’s film doesn’t grip as it might.

A remake of Karel Reisz’s downbeat under the radar ‘70s classic starring a post Godfather James Caan, The Gambler is at heart about an intelligent man who... more

Kane

Karma17777

Grade

B+

GOOD FLM08 March 2015

Life is full of risks and rewards, but these are often part of life's cycles. This movie takes you to the seeder side of gambling and the balance between being on a winning streak and knowing when to walk away. Because no matter how lucky you think you might be, it is sure to end.

sally

Karma35876

Grade

B+

good movie23 February 2015

good movie

sally

Karma35876

Grade

A+

good ,movie23 February 2015

good ,movie

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