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No Risk, No Gain

No Risk, No Gain is 1990 Hong Kong comedy film directed by Jimmy Heung and Taylor Wong and starring Alan Tam, Andy Lau and Natalis Chan. This film is the second installment of Casino Raiders.

                                               

The North Avenue Irregulars

The North Avenue Irregulars is a 1979 American comedy crime film produced by Walt Disney Productions, distributed by Buena Vista Distribution Company, and starring Edward Herrmann, Barbara Harris, Karen Valentine and Susan Clark. Don Tait wrote t ...

                                               

Oceans Thirteen

Oceans Thirteen is a 2007 American heist film directed by Steven Soderbergh. It is the third and final film in the Oceans Trilogy, following 2004s Oceans Twelve. All the male cast members reprise their roles from the previous installments, but ne ...

                                               

One Piece Film: Gold

One Piece Film: Gold is a 2016 Japanese animated fantasy action adventure film directed by Hiroaki Miyamoto and produced by Toei Animation. The film is part of the One Piece film series, based on the manga series of the same name written and illu ...

                                               

The Only Game in Town (film)

The Only Game in Town is a 1970 American drama film, the last directed by George Stevens. It stars Elizabeth Taylor and Warren Beatty. The screenplay by Frank D. Gilroy is based on his play of the same name which had a brief run on Broadway in 1968.

                                               

Perfect Exchange

Perfect Exchange, also known as The Sting II, is a 1993 Hong Kong action comedy film written and directed by Wong Jing and starring Andy Lau and Tony Leung. The film was rated Category III by the Hong Kong motion picture rating system.

                                               

Pistol Packin Mama (film)

Pistol Packin Mama is a 1943 American comedy film directed by Frank Woodruff and written by Edward Dein and Fred Schiller. The film stars Ruth Terry, Robert Livingston, Wally Vernon, Jack La Rue, Kirk Alyn and Eddie Parker. The film was released ...

                                               

Play It to the Bone

Play It to the Bone is a 1999 sports/comedy-drama film, starring Antonio Banderas and Woody Harrelson, written and directed by Ron Shelton. It follows the adventures of two boxers and best friends who travel to Las Vegas in order to fight each ot ...

                                               

Player 5150

Joey Ethan Embry is a stock trader with a gambling problem. He and his wife Ali Kathleen Robertson get in trouble with a loan shark Tony Christopher McDonald. Kelly Carlson plays Lucy, the loan sharks blonde assistant.

                                               

The Queen of Spades (1927 film)

The Queen of Spades or Pique Dame is a 1927 German silent horror film directed by Aleksandr Razumny and starring Jenny Jugo, Rudolf Forster and Henri De Vries. It is one of many film adaptations of the Russian writer Alexander Pushkins 1833 short ...

                                               

The Queen of Spades (1949 film)

The Queen of Spades is a 1949 fantasy-horror film based on a short story of the same name by Alexander Pushkin. It stars Anton Walbrook, Edith Evans and Yvonne Mitchell. Evans and Mitchell were better known at the time as stage actors, this film ...

                                               

Rain Man

Rain Man is a 1988 American comedy-drama film directed by Barry Levinson and written by Barry Morrow and Ronald Bass. It tells the story of abrasive, selfish young wheeler-dealer Charlie Babbitt, who discovers that his estranged father has died a ...

                                               

The Rawhide Years

Ben Matthews gives up the flashy life of a riverboat gambler, hoping to settle down in Galena with his girlfriend, luscious entertainer Zoe. But, Galenas leading citizen is murdered on the riverboat while on their way. Ben is implicated on arriva ...

                                               

Reno (1939 film)

After a woman gambling in his Reno casino loses money and sues him trying to get it back, Bill Shear suddenly recognizes her as his own daughter, Joanne, someone he has not seen since a long-ago divorce. Shear remembers what brought him to Nevada ...

                                               

Robin and the 7 Hoods

Robin and the 7 Hoods is a 1964 American musical film directed by Gordon Douglas and starring Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., and Bing Crosby. The picture features Peter Falk, Barbara Rush, and an uncredited Edward G. Robinson. Writt ...

                                               

Run (1991 film)

Boston law student and part-time mechanic Charlie Farrow Patrick Dempsey was asked by his boss to deliver a new Porsche from Boston to Atlantic City for a client. When he gets close to Atlantic City, the Porsche breaks down. While Charlie waits f ...

                                               

Runner Runner

Runner is a 2013 American crime thriller film directed by Brad Furman, written by Brian Koppelman and David Levien and starring Justin Timberlake, Ben Affleck, Gemma Arterton and Anthony Mackie. Some parts of this narrative are based on the life ...

                                               

See-Bar

See-Bar, also known as God Father is a 1980 Hong Kong action comedy film directed by Dennis Yu in his directorial debut and starring Chow Yun-fat, Dorothy Yu, Roy Chiao and Pai Ying.

                                               

Shadow of the Thin Man

Shadow of the Thin Man is the fourth of the six The Thin Man films. It was released in 1941 and was directed by W. S. Van Dyke. It stars William Powell and Myrna Loy as Nick and Nora Charles. Also, in this film their son Nick Jr. is old enough to ...

                                               

Simran (film)

Simran is a 2017 Indian heist crime drama film directed by Hansal Mehta in a screenplay written by Apurva Asrani and Kangana Ranaut based loosely around a real- life story of Sandeep Kaur. The film stars Ranaut in the lead role and Hiten Kumar, K ...

                                               

Sky Full of Moon

Easy-going cowpoke Harley "Tumbleweed" Williams travels to Las Vegas, where a rodeo is about to be held. Tumbleweed wants to win the prize money in bronc riding, but for the moment he needs $8 to have the full $50 entry fee for the event. Looking ...

                                               

Split (2016 South Korean film)

Split is a 2016 South Korean film directed by Choi Kook-hee. It stars Yoo Ji-tae, Lee Jung-hyun, Lee David and Jung Sung-hwa.

                                               

Tazza: One Eyed Jack

Tazza: One Eyed Jack is a 2019 South Korean crime drama film directed by Kwon Oh-kwang, starring Park Jung-min, Ryoo Seung-bum, Choi Yu-hwa, Yoon Je-moon, Woo Hyun and Lee Kwang-soo.

                                               

Tazza: The Hidden Card

Tazza: The Hidden Card is a 2014 South Korean gambling film directed by Kang Hyeong-cheol based on Huh Young-man and Kim Se-yeongs manhwa of the same name. After Ham Dae-gil enters the gambling world, he is set up as the fall guy in a crooked dea ...

                                               

Tazza: The High Rollers

Tazza: The High Rollers is a 2006 South Korean gambling film directed by Choi Dong-hoon and based on Huh Young-man and Kim Se-yeongs manhwa of the same name. Produced by Sidus FNH and distributed by CJ Entertainment, the story revolves around a g ...

                                               

Things Change (film)

Things Change is a 1988 comedy and drama film directed by David Mamet and starring Joe Mantegna and Don Ameche. It was co-written by Mamet and Shel Silverstein.

                                               

Two for the Money (2005 film)

Two for the Money is a 2005 American sports-drama film directed by D. J. Caruso and starring Al Pacino, Matthew McConaughey, Rene Russo, Armand Assante, and Carly Pope. The film is about the world of sports gambling. It was released on October 7, ...

                                               

Uptown Saturday Night

Uptown Saturday Night is a 1974 American action comedy crime film written by Richard Wesley and directed by and starring Sidney Poitier, with Bill Cosby and Harry Belafonte co-starring. Cosby and Poitier teamed up again for Lets Do It Again and A ...

                                               

Waterfront Lady

When a young man is befriended by a gambling ship operator and made a partner in the business, he becomes involved in a police manhunt after he covers up a murder committed by his new partner.

                                               

The Way of Youth

The Way of Youth is a 1934 British crime film directed by Norman Walker and starring Irene Vanbrugh, Aileen Marson and Sebastian Shaw. It was made at Elstree Studios as a quota quickie.

                                               

Wildfire (1915 film)

Wildfire is a 1915 silent drama film produced by the Shuberts and distributed by World Pictures. It is based on the 1908 Broadway play Wildfire by George V. Hobart and George Broadhurst. The play had starred the famous Lillian Russell, who, in a ...

                                               

Win It All

Win It All is an 2017 American comedy film co-written, directed and edited by Joe Swanberg. Jake Johnson, who co-wrote the screenplay, stars alongside Aislinn Derbez, Joe Lo Truglio and Keegan-Michael Key. The film had its world premiere at South ...

                                               

Wine, Women and Horses

Wine, Women and Horses is a 1937 American drama film directed by Louis King and written by Roy Chanslor. The film stars Barton MacLane, Ann Sheridan, Dick Purcell, Peggy Bates, Walter Cassel and Lottie Williams. It is based on the 1933 novel Dark ...

                                               

Yours for the Asking

Yours for the Asking is a 1936 film starring George Raft as a casino owner and Dolores Costello as the socialite he hires as hostess. The movie also features Ida Lupino and was directed by Alexander Hall.

                                               

Before the Race

Horse racing became a popular pastime in 19th century France under Louis-Philippe and Napoleon III. Degas began admiring horses while visiting friends in Normandy. Over the course of his career it is reported that he created 45 oils, 20 pastels, ...

                                               

The Ladys Last Stake

The Ladys Last Stake, originally entitled Piquet: or Virtue in Danger, is a painting by William Hogarth, c.1759. The work is a conversation piece, capturing the moment when the woman has to make a fateful decision: to be ruined financially, or mo ...

                                               

Salon dOr, Homburg

Salon DOr, Homburg, is an 1871 oil painting by William Powell Frith. It is held by the Rhode Island School of Design Museum in Providence, Rhode Island. The painting measures 125.1 by 260.4 centimetres 49.3 in × 102.5 in. It depicts an interior s ...

                                               

Poker Player

Poker Player, formerly Total Gambler, is a monthly British poker magazine. The magazine is published by People Like You Publishing, who acquired the title in February 2013, and edited by Alun Bowden.

                                               

The Eudaemonic Pie

The Eudaemonic Pie is a non-fiction book about gambling by American author Thomas A. Bass. The book was initially published in April 1985 by Houghton Mifflin.

                                               

The Gambler (novel)

The Gambler is a short novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky about a young tutor in the employment of a formerly wealthy Russian general. The novella reflects Dostoevskys own addiction to roulette, which was in more ways than one the inspiration for the boo ...

                                               

IGaming Business

iGaming Business is a business-to-business magazine focusing on the online gambling industry. It launched in 2003, and has two sister magazines - iGaming Business North America and iGB Affiliate. The magazine is a bi-monthly publication. covering ...

                                               

Banzai (TV series)

Banzai is a British comedy gambling game show which spoofs Japanese game shows and general television style. It was produced by Radar, part of RDF Media. Each segment of the show is a silly or bizarre contest. Members of the viewing audience were ...

                                               

Breaking Vegas

Breaking Vegas is a television series that premiered on The History Channel in the United States in the spring of 2004. The series covers the great lengths people have gone to make money, sometimes illegally, from casinos. It premiered in Pakista ...

                                               

The Casino

The Casino is an American reality television series broadcast on the Fox network in 2004 which followed two dot-com millionaires, Thomas Breitling and Tim Poster, as they manage the Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino, located in downtown Las Vegas inst ...

                                               

Casino Cinema

Casino Cinema is a Spike programming block hosted by Steve Schirripa and Beth Ostrosky. The show, which was played around the commercial breaks of a film, featured the hosts teaching the audience how to play a casino game.

                                               

Dealers Choice (game show)

Dealers Choice is an American game show that aired from January 21, 1974, to December 12, 1975, in syndication for a total of 210 episodes, built around various casino-type games. Bob Hastings was the host for the first few weeks; afterwards, Jac ...

                                               

Wanna Bet?

Wanna Bet? is an American game show based on the German series Wetten, dass.?, which aired on ABC. It featured four celebrities making wagers on whether ordinary Americans will be able to complete outrageous stunts. The format first aired as a on ...

                                               

Wetten, dass.?

Wetten, dass.? was a German-language entertainment television show. It was the most successful Saturday television show in Europe. Its format was the basis for the British show You Bet! and the American show Wanna Bet? The shows were broadcast li ...

                                               

Opium Nation

Opium Nation: Child Brides, Drug Lords, and One Womans Journey Through Afghanistan is a 2011 book by Fariba Nawa. The author travels throughout Afghanistan to talk with individuals part of the opium production in Afghanistan, centering on womens ...

                                               

Alcatraz (video game)

Alcatraz is a shooter game created by 221B Software Developments and published by Infogrames. It was released for MS-DOS, Atari ST and Amiga in 1992, as a spiritual sequel to Infogrames 1988 game Hostages.