The Gambler

Jan 28, 15 The Gambler

We have 10 double passes for the preview screening of THE GAMBLER, 6:30pm, Wednesday 4 February, Event Cinemas, Myer Centre.

For your chance to win a double pass answer the following question:

“What would you gamble for a second chance?”

Put your answer on Twitter (with hashtag #TheGambler), Facebook, or below!

But see it first at this preview screening!


Jim Bennett (Academy Award®-nominee Mark 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®-winner Jessica Lange) in his wake. 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…

Thanks to Paramount Pictures


  1. My CD collection

  2. shirley munt /

    Everything is too precious to me to gamble with very happy with my lot, don’t need any second chances.

  3. I would gamble my job, for a second chance to go back to university, to finish my business course.

  4. Heather Hopley /

    Not sure I deserve a second chance… should have thought more about it before I did it!I would gamble my dinner on Wednesday night for a chance to see this movie!

  5. I would gamble everything I own for a second chance to become a writer after finishing uni instead of getting a “proper job”

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