Kenny Rogers as The Gambler (1980)

Kenny Rogers stars as Brady Hawkes, as the titular gambler, embarks on a journey to meet a son he never knew after the latter sends him a letter. Along the way, Brady meets Billy Montana (Bruce Boxleitner) and the two become friends. Billy (while trying to help Brady in his quest) fancies himself as a professional poker player on his own. Although Billy makes mistakes along the way (some of these include: trying to find a way to cheat or do some smooth talking), Brady makes sure that he stays on good behavior during a train ride to Yuma, CA. The duo help prostitute Jennie Reed (Lee Purcell) who has trouble with a train baron. At the end, Brady's son's stepfather (Clu Gulager) is confronted.

  • Dick Lowry

  • Jim Byrnes
  • Cort Casady

Release Date: 1980-04-08
themoviedb icon 5.2/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 94

Watch on

netflix hulu amazon vudu
Christine Belford
Christine Bel...
Noble Willingham
Noble Willing...
Kenny Rogers
Kenny Rogers
The Gambler
Bruce Boxleitner
Bruce Boxleit...
Billy Montana
Lee Purcell
Lee Purcell
Jennie Reed
Harold Gould
Harold Gould
Arthur Stobridge
Clu Gulager
Clu Gulager
Rufe Bennett
Lance LeGault
Lance LeGault
Doc Palmer
Charles Knapp
Charles Knapp
Neil Summers
Neil Summers
Write one

Sorry, no results found.

Show me another film
Random Artist
Protect yourself from online tracking

Are you sure you want to hide this?