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The Gambler (1997)

R
97 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

Russian author Fyodor Dostoyevsky must write a novel in 27 days in a deal to pay off his gambling debts, and feverishly dictates the novel 'The Gambler'.
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Fyodor Dostoevsky (novel "The Gambler") | Katharine Ogden (screenplay) | Charles Cohen (screenplay) | Nick Dear (screenplay)
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$ 6,317
Gross (USA)
$ 9,133
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Release date
Aug 13, 1999 (United States)

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Michael Gambon
Fyodor Dostoyevsky Fyodor Dostoyevsky   See fewer
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Jodhi May
Anna Snitkina Anna Snitkina   See fewer
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Polina Polina   See fewer
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The General The General   See fewer
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Angeline Ball
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Potapych Potapych   See fewer
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Ustinya Ustinya   See fewer
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Tom Jansen
Stellovsky Stellovsky   See fewer
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Miklós Székely B.
Anna's Father Anna's Father   See fewer
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Vera Venczel
Anna's Mother Anna's Mother   See fewer
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Ed De Bruin
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Man in Rags Man in Rags   See fewer
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Károly Mécs
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English Gentleman English Gentleman   See fewer
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Michael Mehlmann
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6.4 / 10 | 322 votes