The Gamblers (1929 film)

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The Gamblers
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Directed by Michael Curtiz
Written byDe Leon Anthony (titles)
Screenplay by J. Grubb Alexander (& dialogue)
Based onplay by Charles Klein
Starring H.B. Warner
Lois Wilson
Jason Robards Sr.
Cinematography William Reese
Edited by Thomas Pratt
Music by Alois Reiser
Production
company
Distributed byWarner Bros.
Release date
  • June 29, 1929 (1929-06-29)(US)
Running time
71 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

The Gamblers is a 1929 American drama film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring H.B. Warner, Lois Wilson and Jason Robards Sr. It was produced and distributed by Warner Bros. [1] It is considered to be a lost film. [2] [3]

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Plot

Jason Robards Sr. (Carvel Emerson) and George Fawcett (Emerson Jr.) play a father-and-son team of cons who gamble their firm's assets. Emerson Jr. is caught investing money that does not belong to him and is indicted on a swindling charge. The district attorney handling the case is the husband of his former sweetheart. This gives the district attorney an opportunity to prosecute his romantic rival.

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