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An average kind of guy who has a slight problem with gambling goes to the track, and mystically, it seems as though he can't lose, no matter how he bets; and he has an incredible day. Written by
The film's title is an expression that means, according to the Free Dictionary, "to allow something to continue or remain as it is". In a gambling sense, the phrase refers to the allowance of winnings to remain in the betting pool to continue on for the next bet. The "Let it Ride" phrase is also the name of a popular casino card game, where similarly, according to the Urban Dictionary, the "...winning chips remain on the table in hopes of winning the same number, color, row, or any feasible bet that previously won". See more »
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A wonderful comedy! Richard Dreyfuss is having a very good day and so do I whenever I see this movie. Such characters! You WILL to root for Trotter if not for his band of misfit hanger-onners. And Jennifer Tilly does what Jennifer Tilly does best. I can't find a single thing wrong with this movie, and it held my attention and completely entertained. I give it a 10.
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