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The Big Town (1987)

R 09/25/1987 (US) DramaRomance 1h 49m

Lady luck is always on his side. Tonight, she's on fire.


It is 1957. J.C. Cullen is a young man from a small town, with a talent for winning at craps, who leaves for the big city to work as a professional gambler. While there, he breaks the bank at a private craps game at the Gem Club, owned by George Cole, and falls in love with two women, one of them Cole's wife.

  1. Ben Bolt


  2. Clark Howard


  3. Robert Roy Pool


Top Billed Cast

  1. Matt Dillon

    Matt Dillon

    J.C. Cullen

  2. Diane Lane

    Diane Lane

    Lorry Dane

  3. Tommy Lee Jones

    Tommy Lee Jones

    George Cole

  4. Bruce Dern

    Bruce Dern

    M. Edwards

  5. Lee Grant

    Lee Grant

    Ferguson Edwards

  6. Tom Skerritt

    Tom Skerritt

    Phil Carpenter

  7. Suzy Amis

    Suzy Amis

    Aggie Donaldson

  8. David Marshall Grant

    David Marshall Grant

    Sonny Binkley

  9. Don Francks

    Don Francks

    Carl Hooker

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The Big Town
The Big Town

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $1,733,017.00


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