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1. Casino (1995)

R | 178 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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73 Metascore

A tale of greed, deception, money, power, and murder occur between two best friends: a mafia enforcer and a casino executive, compete against each other over a gambling empire, and over a fast living and fast loving socialite.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Sharon Stone, Joe Pesci, James Woods

Votes: 378,038 | Gross: $42.44M

2. Maverick (1994)

PG | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.0
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Bret Maverick, needing money for a poker tournament, faces various comic mishaps and challenges, including a charming woman thief.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster, James Garner, Graham Greene

Votes: 89,980 | Gross: $101.63M

3. The Man with the Golden Arm (1955)

Approved | 119 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.5
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A strung-out junkie deals with a demoralizing drug addiction while his crippled wife and card sharks pull him down.

Director: Otto Preminger | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Kim Novak, Eleanor Parker, Arnold Stang

Votes: 7,784

4. Destry Rides Again (1939)

Approved | 94 min | Comedy, Western

7.7
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When a tough western town needs taming, the mild-mannered son of a hard-nosed sheriff gets the job.

Director: George Marshall | Stars: Marlene Dietrich, James Stewart, Mischa Auer, Charles Winninger

Votes: 8,530

5. Wanda Nevada (1979)

PG | 107 min | Comedy, Mystery, Romance

5.6
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Romantic drama following the fortunes of a drifter named Beaudray Demerille (Peter Fonda) who wins a young orphan named Wanda (13-year-old Brooke Shields) in a poker game and takes her gold... See full summary »

Director: Peter Fonda | Stars: Peter Fonda, Brooke Shields, Fiona Lewis, Luke Askew

Votes: 918 | Gross: $2.41M

6. Destry (1954)

Approved | 95 min | Western

6.6
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In his desire to control a frontier town, ruthless town boss Decker appoints the town drunk as sheriff who, in return, hires gunfighter Destry as his deputy.

Director: George Marshall | Stars: Audie Murphy, Mari Blanchard, Lyle Bettger, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 881

7. Journey to Shiloh (1968)

Unrated | 101 min | Drama, War, Western

5.7
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At the beginning of the Civil War, seven friends embark on a cross-country journey in order to join the Confederate army.

Director: William Hale | Stars: James Caan, Michael Sarrazin, Brenda Scott, Don Stroud

Votes: 663

8. King Lear (1987)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi

5.7
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Everything returns to normal after Chernobyl. That is, everything but art. Most of the great works are lost, and it is up to people like William Shakespear Junior the Fifth to restore the ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Luc Godard | Stars: Woody Allen, Freddy Buache, Leos Carax, Julie Delpy

Votes: 1,039

9. The Kentuckian (1955)

Approved | 104 min | Drama, Western

6.3
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A Kentucky widower bound for 1820's Texas with his young son is thwarted in his efforts by a corrupt constable, a long-standing family feud, and a beautiful indentured servant.

Director: Burt Lancaster | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Diana Lynn, Dianne Foster, Walter Matthau

Votes: 1,935

10. The Questor Tapes (1974 TV Movie)

100 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.1
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Project Questor is the brainchild of the genius Dr. Vaslovik: he developed plans to build an android super-human. Although he has disappeared and half of he programming tape was erased in ... See full summary »

Director: Richard A. Colla | Stars: Robert Foxworth, Mike Farrell, John Vernon, Lew Ayres

Votes: 560

11. The Proud Ones (1956)

Approved | 94 min | Western

7.1
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Marshal Cass Silver has to deal with his old nemesis, a corrupt gambler, and his hired guns come to town as well as recurring bouts of blindness.

Director: Robert D. Webb | Stars: Robert Ryan, Virginia Mayo, Jeffrey Hunter, Robert Middleton

Votes: 786

12. Hallelujah (1929)

Passed | 109 min | Drama, Musical

7.0
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In a juke joint, sharecropper Zeke falls for a beautiful dancer, Chick, but she's only setting him up for a rigged craps game. He loses $100, the money he got for the sale of his family's ... See full summary »

Director: King Vidor | Stars: Daniel L. Haynes, Nina Mae McKinney, William Fountaine, Harry Gray

Votes: 1,279

13. Outlaw Women (1952)

Approved | 75 min | Western

5.1
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This rather unusual 50s western is set in a town where men may not enter. The town is controlled by a woman gambler who eventually succumbs to the allure of a handsome and persistent cowboy.

Directors: Sam Newfield, Ron Ormond | Stars: Marie Windsor, Richard Rober, Carla Balenda, Jackie Coogan

Votes: 75

14. A Man Betrayed (1941)

Approved | 82 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.0
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A small-town attorney comes to the city to investigate the murder of a friend and falls in love with the daughter of the crime ring he hopes to expose.

Director: John H. Auer | Stars: John Wayne, Frances Dee, Edward Ellis, Wallace Ford

Votes: 333

15. Sunset Trail (1938)

Passed | 69 min | Adventure, Western

7.1
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Disguising himself as a milquetoast Easterner who writes Western novels, Hoppy enrolls in a dude ranch in order to unmask the murderer of the owner's husband.

Director: Lesley Selander | Stars: William Boyd, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Russell Hayden, Charlotte Wynters

Votes: 61

16. Reno (1939)

Approved | 73 min | Drama

5.8
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Richard Dix portrays Reno lawyer who helps women get a fast divorce but can he keep his wife (Gail Patrick) from divorcing him.

Director: John Farrow | Stars: Richard Dix, Gail Patrick, Anita Louise, Paul Cavanagh

Votes: 81

17. The Basketball Fix (1951)

Approved | 65 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

5.5
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A college basketball star collaborrates with organized crime and becomes involved in 'point shaving.' A sportswriter tries to get him back on the right track.

Director: Felix E. Feist | Stars: John Ireland, Marshall Thompson, Vanessa Brown, William Bishop

Votes: 111

18. Kantô mushuku (1963)

92 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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Three schoolgirls are infatuated with a yakuza, Katsuta, of the Izu Clan. They meet another yakuza, `Diamond` Fuyu, of the rival Yoshida clan. As he gets a tattoo, two of the girls become ... See full summary »

Director: Seijun Suzuki | Stars: Akira Kobayashi, Chieko Matsubara, Daisaburô Hirata, Hiroko Itô

Votes: 316

19. Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch (1976)

86 min | Comedy, Western

7.5
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The "Rattler", head of an outlaw band have been terrorizing the residents of Peaceful Valley with a crimewave of rustling, killing, robbing. The Federal Government has sent for its best 25 ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Patterson | Stars: Rex Allen, Gene Autry, Don 'Red' Barry, Robert Blake

Votes: 24

20. Carolina Moon (1940)

Passed | 65 min | Western

6.5
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After the evil Wheeler robs plantation owners of their land, Gene sets out to right the wrong.

Director: Frank McDonald | Stars: Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, June Storey, Mary Lee

Votes: 55

21. Stagecoach Buckaroo (1942)

Approved | 58 min | Action, Music, Western

5.8
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Saved from a lynching party when Molly Denton (Nell O'Day) and Nina Kincaid (Anne Nagel) bring proof of mistaken identity, roving cowpuncher Steve Hardin (Johnny Mack Brown) is offered a ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Taylor | Stars: Johnny Mack Brown, Fuzzy Knight, Nell O'Day, Anne Nagel

Votes: 35

22. The Silent Weapon (1961)

28 min | Crime, Short, Drama

7.1
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Scotland Yard detectives investigate homicide and race-fixing at a dog track.

Director: Peter Duffell | Stars: Edgar Lustgarten, Geoffrey Keen, Stanley Morgan, Michael Nightingale

Votes: 16

23. Frontier Justice (1935)

Approved | 58 min | Action, Adventure, Music

5.1
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When Brent Halston returns he finds his father in an insane asylum and Wilton about to foreclose on their ranch and bring sheep onto the cattle range. When Wilton kills a rancher, Brent is ... See full summary »

Director: Robert F. McGowan | Stars: Hoot Gibson, Jane Barnes, Richard Cramer, Roger Williams

Votes: 31

24. The Little Irish Girl (1926)

67 min | Crime, Drama

1.5
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Beautiful Dot Walker is part of a ring of crooks in San Francisco, who use her to lure impressionable young men into a crooked card game. Young Johnny has come to the big city to sell his ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: Dolores Costello, John Harron, Matthew Betz, Lee Moran

Votes: 10

25. North from the Lone Star (1941)

Passed | 58 min | Western

6.5
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Kirby is taking over Deadwood and his next victim is Wilson. But Wild Bill arrives just in time to foil Kirby's plan. Kirby makes Bill the town Marshal and Bill arrests Wilson when he ... See full summary »

Director: Lambert Hillyer | Stars: Bill Elliott, Richard Fiske, Dorothy Fay, Dub Taylor

Votes: 13

26. Gambling on the High Seas (1940)

Passed | 55 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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Gambling boss Greg Morella runs a crooked ship-- all the gaming tables on his floating casino are rigged. Because the ship operates outside of the three-mile state limit, the authorities ... See full summary »

Director: George Amy | Stars: Wayne Morris, Jane Wyman, Gilbert Roland, John Litel

Votes: 142

27. West of Pinto Basin (1940)

Approved | 60 min | Western

6.4
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Three cowboys fight a saloon owner who is trying to grab up all the local land by engineering stagecoach robberies so an irrigation dam can't be built.

Director: S. Roy Luby | Stars: Ray Corrigan, John 'Dusty' King, Max Terhune, Elmer

Votes: 18

28. Canyon Raiders (1951)

54 min | Western

5.5
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Sam Wellman (I. Stanford Jolley), Lou Banks (Riley Hill) and Jack Marlin (Marshall Reed) have stolen horses from ranchers and have them corralled in Baxter Canyon, hoping to sell them at ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis D. Collins | Stars: Whip Wilson, Fuzzy Knight, Jim Bannon, Phyllis Coates

Votes: 28

29. Shadows of Death (1945)

Approved | 59 min | Western

6.1
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With the railroad coming to Red Rock, trouble is expected and Billy has been sent ot help his friend Fuzzy who is the town's Sheriff, Judge, and barber. When the man that sent Billy is ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: Buster Crabbe, Al St. John, Dona Dax, Charles King

Votes: 43

30. Range Riders (1934)

Approved | 46 min | Adventure, Romance, Western

2.8
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An elderly rancher writes to his son to come home and help him fight against a bandit gang that is trying to take over the ranch.

Director: Victor Adamson | Stars: Buddy Roosevelt, Barbara Starr, Lew Meehan, Merrill McCormick

Votes: 14

31. Guns in the Dark (1937)

Approved | 56 min | Western

5.6
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When Johnny and Mendez argue, the lights go out, and in the ensuing gunfight Johnny thinks he killed his friend Dick. Now refusing to wear a gun he crosses the border. But it is not long before he runs into Mendez and more trouble.

Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: Johnny Mack Brown, Claire Rochelle, Syd Saylor, Ted Adams

Votes: 23

32. Thirst Aid (1937)

20 min | Short

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Joe Palooka faces underdog Andy Brown in a championship bout and gangsters have wagered heavily on Joe's opponent. Just to make sure their bets have been placed on a sure thing, they kidnap... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd French | Stars: Robert Norton, Beverly Phalon, John Berkes, Niles Welch

33. Livewire (2007)

PG | 40 min | Short, Drama

8.5
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Three gamblers in search of a fool proof way of beating the bookies. What they come across will Shock you!

Director: Mark Riccardi | Stars: Michael Cavalieri, Dion DeRizzo, Chris Devlin, Larry Guli

Votes: 13

34. Tales of Wells Fargo (1957–1962)
Episode: A Fistful of Pride (1961)

60 min | Western

8.0
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The estranged wife of a washed-up boxer returns to Gloribee to obtain custody of the couple's only child. Needing quick cash for legal fees, the boxer challenges the Frisco Kid, an ... See full summary »

Director: R.G. Springsteen | Stars: Dale Robertson, Jack Ging, William Demarest, Virginia Christine

Votes: 5

35. Sword of Freedom (1957– )
Episode: A Game of Chance (1957)

Adventure, Family

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A badly wounded Republican courier manages to elude his pursuers and find Marco's studio.

Director: Coby Ruskin | Stars: Edmund Purdom, Martin Benson, Adrienne Corri, Monica Stevenson

36. Black Books (2000–2004)
Episode: A Little Flutter (2004)

TV-14 | 24 min | Comedy

7.8
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Bernard becomes addicted to gambling and forces Manny and Fran to compete for one job at the shop in order to finance his bets.

Director: Martin Dennis | Stars: Dylan Moran, Bill Bailey, Tamsin Greig, Keith Allen

Votes: 333

37. Bat Masterson (1958–1961)
Episode: A Matter of Honor (1959)

30 min | Western

8.2
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On his way to build a gambling casino in a boomtown, Bat is confronted by an inept robber - an Austrian nobleman who has been cheated at a crooked saloonkeeper's roulette table who is in love with a dance hall girl.

Director: Walter Doniger | Stars: Gene Barry, Paula Raymond, John Vivyan, Stephen Bekassy

Votes: 21

38. The Texan (1958–1960)
Episode: A Race for Life (1959)

26 min | Western

6.4
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A crooked gambler with a Kentucky-born thoroughbred prods a drunken rancher into betting his entire spread and all the money he has in the bank on a horse race. The gambler tries to ... See full summary »

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Rory Calhoun, Bart Braverman, Frank Ferguson, Ralph Moody

Votes: 5

39. Maverick (1957–1962)
Episode: According to Hoyle (1957)

60 min | Comedy, Western

8.4
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A Southern belle targets Bret and cleans him out at poker. Bret gets staked to switch to a different paddle-wheeler, so she'll follow, and plenty of spectators will, too. Different ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: James Garner, Diane Brewster, Leo Gordon, Jay Novello

Votes: 76

40. Mike Hammer (1958–1959)
Episode: Aces and Eights (1959)

26 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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Hammer is providing security for a jewelry store and catches a woman stealing a piece. Her husband is a gambler deeply in debt and Hammer takes pity and decides to help her. Hammer poses as... See full summary »

Director: Boris Sagal | Stars: Darren McGavin, June Dayton, Madlyn Rhue, Bern Hoffman

Votes: 6

41. Batman: The Animated Series (1992–1995)
Episode: Almost Got 'im (1992)

Unrated | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.9
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In a bar, a collection of Batman's enemies chat about their failed attempts to kill him.

Director: Eric Radomski | Stars: Kevin Conroy, Mark Hamill, Arleen Sorkin, Richard Moll

Votes: 1,063

42. Man Against Crime (1949– )
Episode: Black Leg-White Tie (1953)

Action, Drama, Crime

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Wealthy New Yorkers are being ripped off by a "charity" gambling operation.

Director: Frank McDonald | Stars: Ralph Bellamy, Donald Buka, Philip Bourneuf, Edith King

43. Bold Venture (1959– )
Episode: Blue Moon (1959)

26 min | Adventure

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Slate's neighbor asks him to help get the man's daughter off of a gambler's ship, but it turns out that the girl doesn't want to go.

Director: David Friedkin | Stars: Dane Clark, Joan Marshall, Bernie Gozier, Stacy Harris

44. Grand Jury (1959– )
Episode: Boxing Scandal (1960)

30 min | Drama

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The grand jury probes the murder of a young boxer with underworld ties.

Director: Sobey Martin | Stars: Lyle Bettger, Harold J. Stone, Carl Anthony, Bart Burns

45. Captain Gallant of the Foreign Legion (1955– )
Episode: Camel Race (1955)

30 min | Adventure

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Fuzzy is convinced that he has the fastest animal in the upcoming camel race and convinces his fellow Legionnaires to bet all their money on him. What he doesn't know, however, is that the race is rigged--and not in his favor.

Director: Jean Yarbrough | Stars: Buster Crabbe, Fuzzy Knight, Cullen Crabbe, Roger Hanin

46. Misfits of Science (1985–1986)
Episode: Center of Attention (1986)

47 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.5
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The Misfits are pulled into the world of gambling once more when they uncover a plot by the manager of a basketball team to bet on his team to lose. This happens as his players purposely throw games.

Director: Burt Brinckerhoff | Stars: Dean Paul Martin, Kevin Peter Hall, Mark Thomas Miller, Courteney Cox

Votes: 10

47. Mr. Lucky (1959–1960)
Episode: Cold Deck (1960)

25 min | Comedy, Thriller

7.5
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Mr. Lucky and Andamo are visited by an old friend who needs their help who is now the manager of a posh country club with a problem: A recently suicidal club member is only one of many who ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Arnold | Stars: John Vivyan, Ross Martin, Tom Brown, Peter Leeds

Votes: 16

48. Lost Girl (2010–2016)
Episode: Dead Lucky (2010)

TV-14 | 45 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.9
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Bo is hired by a Dark Fae named Mayer to find out how a human managed to win a bet with him. The reward for finding out is having an Oracle reveal something of Bo's past to her. Bo solves ... See full summary »

Director: John Fawcett | Stars: Anna Silk, Kris Holden-Ried, Ksenia Solo, K.C. Collins

Votes: 244

49. Man Against Crime (1949– )
Episode: Death Takes a Partner (1953)

25 min | Action, Drama, Crime

5.6
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Barnet is called in to oversee the running of a 6 day cycle race. For once the Mob has bet legitimately on the race, but other forces are trying to influence the race for their own benefit.

Director: Edward Montagne | Stars: Ralph Bellamy, Don Hanmer, Boris Aplon, Albert Bergh

Votes: 10

50. The Tall Man (1960–1962)
Episode: Death or Taxes (1961)

30 min | Western

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Garrett rides into a boomtown that a railroad considers their personal fiefdom. Not only does the company run crooked gambling houses to keep their workers broke, but they refuse to pay ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Arrigo | Stars: Barry Sullivan, Clu Gulager, Alan Baxter, Will Wright