The Gambler


1h 45m 1958

Brief Synopsis

A decrepid 19th century middle-aged general waits for his aging wealthy aunt to die so he can inherit her fortune. In the meantime, he literally sells of his daughter to a French adventurer in exchange for living expenses while waitin for the older woman to die. Instead, his supposed benefactor dec

Film Details

Also Known As
Gambler, Joueur, Le
Release Date
1958

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m
Sound
Mono (Western Electric Sound System)
Color
Color (Eastmancolor)

Synopsis

A decrepid 19th century middle-aged general waits for his aging wealthy aunt to die so he can inherit her fortune. In the meantime, he literally sells of his daughter to a French adventurer in exchange for living expenses while waitin for the older woman to die. Instead, his supposed benefactor decides to gamble her money and loses it all.

Film Details

Also Known As
Gambler, Joueur, Le
Release Date
1958

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m
Sound
Mono (Western Electric Sound System)
Color
Color (Eastmancolor)

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in France 1958

The same Dostoyevsky novel was adapted for "The Great Sinner", starring Gregory Peck.

c Eastmancolor

Released in France 1958