Not Rated | | Crime, Drama
An aspiring writer is hired as a croupier at a casino, where he realizes that his life as a croupier would make a great novel.
Disqualified from the Academy Awards after being shown on Dutch television.
Now he had become the still center of that spinning wheel of misfortune. The world turned 'round him leaving him miraculously untouched. The croupier had reached his goal. He no longer heard the sound of the ball.
During the interview scene, the manager (Mr. Reynolds) at one point asks Jack for 1800 in 25s. He proceeds to incorrectly give him 68 chips, which at 25 value only amount to 1700. He should have actually given 72 chips.
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