The Gambler

(1997)
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Under pressure from his publisher, Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky gets work on his latest piece, 'Rouletenberg'. In the 27 days it takes for him to complete the novel reality and fiction become blurred; in this feverish atmosphere of excess Dostoyevsky's characters come to life as he struggles to complete his work.

  1. Károly Makk

    Director

  2. Fyodor Dostoevsky

    Novel

  3. Katharine Ogden

    Screenplay

  4. Nick Dear

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Gambon

    Michael Gambon

    Fyodor Dostoyevsky

  2. Jodhi May

    Jodhi May

    Anna Snitkina

  3. Polly Walker

    Polly Walker

    Polina

  4. Dominic West

    Dominic West

    Alexei

  5. Luise Rainer

    Luise Rainer

    Grandmother

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The Gambler

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Status Released

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  • October 30, 1997
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 37m

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