The Gambler

The Gambler

Literature professor Jim Bennett directs a secret life as a gambler. A risk-taker, Bennett stakes it all when he borrows out of the gangster and offers their life as collateral. While devoting the attention of Frank, a paternalistic loanshark '' he pits his lender against the operator of an gambling ring. As his connection with a student deepens, Bennett has to risk everything to get another chance.