Gambling Movies

List of the best gambling movies selected by site users: Journey's End, Rachcha, The Domestics, Intimate Strangers, Gloria Bell, Green Book, Microbe and Gasoline, Stan Lee's Lucky Man, Time Lapse, Ticket to Vegas.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Journey's End (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, military
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersHorses, Snipers, Alcoholics, Singers
PlotWar, Gambling, Friendship, Death, Weapon
StylePsychological problems, Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think, Disturbing

Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, a group of British officers, led by the mentally disintegrating young officer Stanhope, variously await their fate.

Rachcha (2012)
Markimdb: 4.4
PlotGambling, Revenge

A betting teenager, Raj gets involved in a larger bet than he had imagined to earn 2 million rupees for his father's treatment. Will he be able to save his father?

The Domestics (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantastic, thriller
CharactersSnipers, Killers, Cannibals
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, Gambling, Motorcycles, Weapon
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleTense, Depressive, Disturbing

A young husband and wife must fight to return home in a post-apocalyptic mid-western landscape ravaged by gangs.

Intimate Strangers (2018)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, drama
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersFriends, Girlfriends
PlotGambling, Relationship, Friendship, Mystery, Cheating
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, For men

A group of people meet for the first time in a long time and play a game that reveals each other's secrets.

Gloria Bell (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, Chile
CharactersCats, Surfers, Singers
PlotDancing, Gambling, Passion, Money, Friendship
PlaceAircraft, Hotels, Casino, Los Angeles

Gloria is a free-spirited divorcée who spends her days at a straight-laced office job and her nights on the dance floor, joyfully letting loose at clubs around Los Angeles. After meeting Arnold on a night out, she finds herself thrust into an unexpected new romance, filled with both the joys of budding love and the complications of dating, identity, and family.

Green Book (2018)
Markimdb: 8.2
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryUSA, China
CharactersMusicians, Police, Friends, Pianists, Bouncers
PlotOn real events, Travel, Gambling, Money, Friendship
PlaceHotels, USA, New York
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Oscars, Fascinating

Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans, forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line, relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.

Microbe and Gasoline (2015)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Artists, Musicians, Punks
PlotSoccer, Travel, Gambling, Fight, Friendship
PlaceAircraft, School, Trains, Party, Beach

Two young friends embark on a road trip across France in a vehicle they built themselves.

Stan Lee's Lucky Man (2016)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersSuperhero, Police, Criminals, Losers
PlotGambling, Investigation, Happiness, Conspiracies, Mystery
PlacePrison, England, London
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

London cop and compulsive gambler Harry Clayton is on the verge of losing everything. On the night when his huge debts are to be called in, he meets the enigmatic Eve, who gives him a mysterious bracelet said to endow the wearer with immense luck. Harry's fortunes suddenly begin to shift, but he also soon finds himself sucked into a sinister crime wave sweeping through the city.

Time Lapse (2014)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CharactersArtists, Waiters
PlotSurvival, Time travel, Gambling, Time machine, Fate
PlaceParallel worlds, Party
StylePsychological problems, Action, Smart, Tense, Intellectual

Three friends discover a mysterious machine that takes pictures 24 hours into the future and conspire to use it for personal gain, until disturbing and dangerous images begin to develop.

Ticket to Vegas (2013)
Markimdb: 4
Genrecomedy, adventure
CountryRussia, USA
PlotGambling, Money, Chase, Rivalry

Four Russian friends come from Moscow to Las Vegas to get 5 million dollars they've won in lottery. But everything goes wrong, when they discover that someone stole their winning ticket.

SuperFly (2018)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CharactersGangsters, Special Forces, Hired assassins, Scammers, Bodyguards
PlotDancing, Soccer, Martial Arts, Gambling, Fight
PlaceAircraft, Party, Casino, Night Clubs
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

Career criminal Youngblood Priest wants out of the Atlanta drug scene, but as he ramps up sales, one little slip up threatens to bring the whole operation down before he can make his exit.

Chocolat (2016)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, biography
CharactersBears, Giants, Clowns
PlotOn real events, Gambling, Cars
PlacePrison, Paris, Circus
StyleTo cry, Makes me think, Touching

The history of the clown Chocolate, the first black circus artist in France, which has a great success in the late 19th century.

Wild Card (2015)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime

When a Las Vegas bodyguard with lethal skills and a gambling problem gets in trouble with the mob, he has one last play… and it's all or nothing.

2 Jacks (2012)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrecomedy, drama
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleLight, To cry, Fascinating, Serious

Jack Hussar is a legendary Hollywood director, whose persona commands respect and adoration from his fans. Can his son, Jack Jr. maintain his legacy?

Dawn Rider (2012)
Markimdb: 4.9
CharactersHorses, Gangsters, Killers, Cowboys, Thieves
PlotLove, Gambling, Revenge, Fight, Money
PlacePrison, Wild West, USA
Time19th century
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

A gripping story of vengeance and passion set in the American West. When the father of gunslinger John Mason (Slater) is shot to death by masked bandits, Mason sets out with guns blazing to track down those who killed him. During his quest, he finds himself involved in a grim love triangle when he falls for Alice, the determined and beautiful woman also adored by John’s best friend. Based on the timeless John Wayne adventure, Dawn Rider is a riveting saga of retribution, duty and valor in the American West.

Rising High (2020)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersScammers, Criminals, Businessmen, Old man, Brides
PlotGambling, Fight, Wedding, Money, Investigation
PlacePrison, Mountains, Party, Berlin

Charting the rise and fall of three corrupt real estate agents who accumulate absurd wealth in no time but fall into a vortex of fraud, greed and drugs.

The Highwaymen (2019)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective, biography
CharactersGangsters, Special agents, FBI, Partners, Bartenders
PlotOn real events, Bank robbery, Gambling, Skirmishes, Political
PlaceTexas, USA
StyleNetflix, Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

In 1934, Frank Hamer and Manny Gault, two former Texas Rangers, are commissioned to put an end to the wave of vicious crimes perpetrated by Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, a notorious duo of infamous robbers and cold-blooded killers who nevertheless are worshiped by the public.

Carbone (2017)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, crime
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersHorses, Gangsters, Jews, Rich, Businessmen
PlotOn real events, Robbery, Gambling, Money, Betrayal
PlaceCemetery, Office, Night Clubs
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

In danger of losing his business, Anthony Roca, an ordinary man, develops a scam that will become the heist of the century. Overtaken by the crime, he will have to deal with betrayal, murder and settling.

The Other Side of Hope (2017)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFinland, Germany
PlotGambling, Poker, Parenting
StyleFascinating, Serious

A restaurateur befriends a Syrian refugee who has recently arrived in Finland.

The Condemned 2 (2015)
Markimdb: 4.2
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CharactersManiacs, Snipers, Firefighters, Bodyguards, Tough guys
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Gambling, Skirmishes, Fight
PlaceCourt, Deserts

A former bounty hunter who finds himself on the run as part of a revamped Condemned tournament, in which convicts are forced to fight each other to the death as part of a game that's broadcast to the public.