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About an old man who makes a bet with a young hotel valet involving a lighter, a hot convertible, and a finger. Based on the Roald Dahl short story, "Man from the South."

Director:

Eric Swan

Writers:

Roald Dahl (story), Eric Swan (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Irene DeBari ... The Lady in Red
Walter Delmar Walter Delmar ... Brian
Hector Elias ... Carlos
Randy Tobin ... Valet
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Storyline

The Bet is an adaptation of Roald Dahl's short story 'Man from the South.' An innocent bet spirals out of control as two men, a valet and elderly gentlemen take a chance on a lighter. If it lights ten times, the valet gets a BMW. If he loses, the little piggy gets it. Written by LBM

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Genres:

Short | Comedy

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 February 2005 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Beverly Hills, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$2,500 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Swan Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(original)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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