United Kingdom: January 23 2015
United States: December 19 2014
Ranking: 3,844 out of 16,014 movies (up 5305)
This film is an American crime drama film directed by Rupert Wyatt. 'The Gambler' is based on the 1974 film of the same name written by James Toback. The remake, starring Mark Wahlberg as the titular gambler. Lit professor and gambler Jim Bennett's debt causes him to borrow money from his mother and a loan shark. Further complicating his situation is his relationship with one of his students. Will Bennett risk his life for a second chance? 'The Gambler' is an Oscar Award hopeful officially debuted for AFI Fest at Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on November 10, 2014.