Film Review The Gambler

The Gambler and casino myths

June saw the DVD release of The Gambler, a remake of the classic 1974 film of the same name. Mark Wahlberg plays literature professor Jim Bennett, with an addiction to high-stakes gambling so crippling the...
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Our Top 10 Revenge Movies

John Wick, directed by Chad Stathelski and David Leitch, is a modern take on the classic theme of revenge. This is done in a slick, stylized, engaging and edgy way - heck, our five-star review will be up on...
Film Review The Gambler

When remakes go wrong: The Gambler

The Gambler, released in 1974, is one of the best examples of a casino thriller done right. With a set of unforgettable performances from a talented cast, a haunting and exciting concept, and packed full of...