Award®-nominee Mark Wahlberg stars in the “gritty,
intense and wholly engrossing” (Scott Mantz, “Access
Hollywood”) dramatic thriller THE GAMBLER,
debuting on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and VOD April 28,
2015 from Paramount Home Media Distribution. The film
arrives on Digital HD April 10.
stars as Jim Bennett, a brilliant professor leading a
secret double life as a high-stakes gambler. When Jim is
forced to borrow money from a notorious gangster, he
places the lives of those he loves in mortal danger.
With time running out, he must enter the criminal
underworld and risk everything to keep from losing it
by Rupert Wyatt (Rise of the Planet of the Apes)
and written for the screen by Academy Award-winner
William Monahan (The Departed), THE GAMBLER
also stars Golden Globe-winner
John Goodman (Argo), Brie Larson (Short Term
12, 21 Jump Street), Michael Kenneth Williams (“The
Wire,” “Boardwalk Empire”) and Academy Award-winner
Jessica Lange (“American Horror Story”).