The Gambler

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dc.description.abstract The Gambler (1974, USA) by Karel Reisz Main Cast: James Caan; Paul Sorvino Company: Paramount Pictures Axel a university professor has gambling debts. Instead of using the money he begged from his mother to pay them back, he continues to gamble. Scene: gambling male adults cards tobacco Transgressive 0:51:57-0:54:03: gambling Axel plays blackjack. He plays very risky, but wins. After that he stops. During the game he thinks about his mother and her help with the debt. As here a conflict of preferences is shown this scene might be seen as addiction. On the other hand Axel stops to play after the big win out of pure willpower. Clip: 178 en_US
dc.title The Gambler en
dc.type Other en
dc.identifier.laitoskoodi 707
dc.creator.corporateName Sosiologian laitos fi
dc.creator.corporateName Department of Sociology en
dc.creator.corporateName Sociologiska institutionen sv
dc.identifier.ainekoodi 7072

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