About the film
london, england gambling casino writer's block roulette intrigue novelist croupier neo-noir
Release Date: June 25, 1998
|Slogan||:||«Life's a gamble...»|
|Production Companies||:||ARTE, Channel Four Films, La Sept-Arte, Little Bird|
|Producers||:||Jonathan Cavendish, James Mitchell|
Jack Manfred is an aspiring writer who to make ends meet, takes a job as a croupier. Jack remains an observer, knowing that everything in life is a gamble and that gamblers are born to lose. Inevitably, he gets sucked into the world of the casino which takes its toll on his relationships and the novel he is writing.