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The Gambler

2014/ USA

Director: Rupert Wyatt

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Jessica Lange, John Goodman, Anthony Kelley, Brie Larson

Lecturer and author Jim Bennett (Wahlberg) can’t, in the words of the Rolling Stones, get no satisfaction. 969 more words

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The Gambler (2014)

The Gambler (2014)

The Only way out is All in.

A surprising follow-up project to his 2011 hit, Rise of the Planet of the Apes… 846 more words

Film Reviews

Film review: The Gambler

  Mark Wahlberg continues his questionable vein of form, taking the titular role in British director Rupert Wyatt’s remake of 1974 film ‘The Gambler’. Mimicking the great James Caan who had the lead in the original written by James Toback, he plays literature professor by day, compulsive risk-taker by night Jim Bennett. 470 more words
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The Gambler

The world of cinema loves a remake at the moment, and the recent addition into this category is The Gambler. Mark Wahlberg portrays literature professor Jim Bennett – a professor who has a gambling addiction and, as a result, owes multiple dodgy characters an excessive amount of money. 274 more words

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The Gambler - Confrontational

Now, I consider myself to be a bit of a cinema enthusiast, but even I was unaware that Rupert Wyatt‘s latest offering was a remake of a… 651 more words

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The Gambler (2015) - Film Review

The Gambler starring Mark Wahlberg is a remake of the 1974 original.  In this version Wahlberg plays an English Literature professor, Jim Bennett, who leads a double life as a gambler who doesn’t seem to know when to say no.   402 more words

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