“The Gambler” (2015) – Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman Movie HD
by Bajan Reporter / October 22nd, 2014
Jim Bennett (Academy Award®-nomineeMark Wahlberg) is a risk taker. Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster (Michael Kenneth Williams) and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring (Alvin Ing) and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother (Academy Award®-winnerJessica Lange) in his wake.
ATTN – NSFW, LANGUAGE: He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank (John Goodman), a loan shark with a paternal interest in Bennett’s future. As his relationship with a student (Brie Larson) deepens, Bennett must take the ultimate risk for a second chance…