Tag Archives: gambling movies
- A Review of the Movie The Gambler
January 23, 2015
Lee Davy reviews the remake of the 1974 movie The Gambler, and gives you his verdict on the movie that believes the only way out is all-in. It hasn’t been a very good week for me on the movie front. The Birdman didn’t really take off, and The Wild only...
- Robert De Niro Could be the Gambling Man
January 3, 2014
Robert De Niro could be in line to play the leading role in the movie The Gambling Man - an adaptation of Gary Green’s iconic book. Tinseltown plans to add another gem of a movie to its latest surge from the gambling genre, after Borsalino Films acquired the rights to...
- Jessica Lange to Join the Cast of The Gambler
December 30, 2013
Jessica Lange is the latest big name to be added to the cast of the remake of the 1974 classic The Gambler; and the UK’s Health and Social Care Information Centre believe young males pose a greater risk of adopting gambling issues in the UK. Just when you thought Runner...
- What are the ten best gambling movies?
May 14, 2010
Nothing like a subjective top-ten list to spark a conversation, a debate, a war of words, occasionally even a fistfight. So let's everybody retreat to a neutral corner and steel themselves for battle. Ready? Okay... As the writer of this linked piece explains, if you think the remake of Oceans...
- Shark Out Of Water marks return of gambling movie
March 3, 2010
Not since Casino hit the silver screen has a film about gambling been recognised at the Oscars. Since then, one or two passable films have hit the silver screens, like Rounders, Croupier and The Cooler, but in the main chip flicks have been thin on the ground. It seems, though,...