12 certificateCatherine Cookson's the Gambling Man is a Film programme that first aired in 1995 and has been classified a 12 certificate.

Catherine Cookson's the Gambling Man is a 4 star programme

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Catherine Cookson's the Gambling Man (1995)

Directed by
Norman Stone

Nineteenth-century period drama. A rent collector in South Shields, dissatisfied with his life, decides to use his talents as a card player to improve his situation. His gambling skills enable him to purchase a boatyard and marry his childhood sweetheart. But beneath his success is a tangled web of lies and deceit.

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Genre: Film

Production Year: 1995

4/5 Stars

Classification: 12 Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Colour

When is Catherine Cookson's the Gambling Man next on TV?

It's next showing on Drama (Freeview) June 3rd, 4:00pm. See more...


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