Poster of The Lady Gambles

The Lady Gambles

Plot: When Joan Boothe accompanies husband-reporter David to Las Vegas, she begins gambling to pass the time while he is doing a story. Encouraged by the casino manager, she gets hooked on gambling, to the point where she "borrows" David's expense money to pursue her addiction
Release Date: Friday, May 20 1949
74 years ago
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Portrait of Barbara StanwyckBarbara Stanwyck
Joan Phillips Boothe
Barbara Stanwyck was
41 in The Lady Gambles.
Tue, Jul 16 1907 –
Sat, Jan 20 1990
Portrait of Robert PrestonRobert Preston
David Boothe
Robert Preston was
30 in The Lady Gambles.
Sat, Jun 08 1918 –
Sat, Mar 21 1987
Portrait of Stephen McNallyStephen McNally
Horace Corrigan
Stephen McNally was
37 in The Lady Gambles.
Sat, Jul 29 1911 –
Sat, Jun 04 1994
Portrait of Edith BarrettEdith Barrett
Ruth Phillips
Edith Barrett was
42 in The Lady Gambles.
Sat, Jan 19 1907 –
Tue, Feb 22 1977
Portrait of John HoytJohn Hoyt
Dr. Rojac
John Hoyt was
43 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Oct 05 1905 –
Sun, Sep 15 1991
Portrait of Elliott SullivanElliott Sullivan
Barky
Elliott Sullivan was
41 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Jul 04 1907
Portrait of John HarmonJohn Harmon
Frenchy
John Harmon was
43 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Jun 30 1905 –
Tue, Aug 06 1985
Portrait of Philip Van ZandtPhilip Van Zandt
Chuck (as Phil Van Zandt)
Philip Van Zandt was
44 in The Lady Gambles.
Tue, Oct 04 1904 –
Sat, Feb 15 1958
Portrait of Leif EricksonLeif Erickson
Tony
Leif Erickson was
37 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Oct 27 1911 –
Wed, Jan 29 1986
Portrait of Curt ConwayCurt Conway
Bank Clerk
Curt Conway was
34 in The Lady Gambles.
Tue, May 04 1915 –
Wed, Apr 10 1974
Portrait of Houseley StevensonHouseley Stevenson
Pawnbroker
Houseley Stevenson was
69 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Jul 30 1879 –
Thu, Aug 06 1953
Portrait of Don BeddoeDon Beddoe
Mr. Dennis Sutherland
Don Beddoe was
45 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Jul 01 1903 –
Sat, Jan 19 1991
Portrait of Nana BryantNana Bryant
Mrs. Dennis Sutherland
Nana Bryant was
60 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Nov 22 1888 –
Sat, Dec 24 1955
Portrait of Tony CurtisTony Curtis
Bellboy (as Anthony Curtis)
Tony Curtis was
23 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Jun 03 1925 –
Wed, Sep 29 2010
Portrait of Peter LeedsPeter Leeds
Jack Harris - Hotel Clerk
Peter Leeds was
31 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, May 30 1917 –
Tue, Nov 12 1996
Portrait of Frank MoranFrank Moran
Murphy
Frank Moran was
62 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Mar 18 1887 –
Thu, Dec 14 1967
Portrait of Esther HowardEsther Howard
Gross Lady
Esther Howard was
57 in The Lady Gambles.
Sat, Apr 02 1892 –
Mon, Mar 08 1965
Portrait of John IndrisanoJohn Indrisano
Bert
John Indrisano was
43 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Nov 01 1905 –
Sat, Nov 09 1968
Portrait of Harry 'Snub' PollardHarry 'Snub' Pollard
Elevator Operator (uncredited)
Harry 'Snub' Pollard was
59 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Nov 08 1889 –
Fri, Jan 19 1962
Portrait of Leo AnthonyLeo Anthony
Dealer (uncredited)
Leo Anthony was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Polly BaileyPolly Bailey
Woman at Slot Machine (uncredited)
Polly Bailey was
66 in The Lady Gambles.
Sat, Jul 29 1882 –
Mon, Aug 25 1952
Portrait of William BaileyWilliam Bailey
Croupier (uncredited)
William Bailey was
62 in The Lady Gambles.
Sat, Sep 25 1886 –
Thu, Nov 08 1962
Portrait of Al BainAl Bain
Dice Shooter (uncredited)
Al Bain was
40 in The Lady Gambles.
Sun, Oct 04 1908 –
Wed, Apr 07 1993
Portrait of Edward BibyEdward Biby
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Edward Biby was
62 in The Lady Gambles.
Sun, Aug 08 1886 –
Fri, Oct 03 1952
Portrait of Willie BloomWillie Bloom
Doorman (uncredited)
Willie Bloom was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
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Portrait of Peter BroccoPeter Brocco
Horse Player (uncredited)
Peter Brocco was
46 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Jan 15 1903 –
Sat, Dec 19 1992
Portrait of Ralph BrooksRalph Brooks
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Ralph Brooks was
45 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Apr 22 1904 –
Mon, Apr 15 1991
Portrait of George CalligaGeorge Calliga
Casino Patron (uncredited)
George Calliga was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of George M. CarletonGeorge M. Carleton
Macllwaine, Poker Player (uncredited)
George M. Carleton was
63 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Oct 28 1885 –
Sat, Sep 23 1950
Portrait of Douglas CarterDouglas Carter
Clerk (uncredited)
Douglas Carter was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Bill CartledgeBill Cartledge
Johnny - Jockey (uncredited)
Bill Cartledge was
34 in The Lady Gambles.
Sun, Oct 04 1914 –
Fri, Jul 11 1975
Portrait of Jack ChefeJack Chefe
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Jack Chefe was
55 in The Lady Gambles.
Sun, Apr 01 1894 –
Mon, Dec 01 1975
Portrait of James ConatyJames Conaty
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
James Conaty was
53 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Dec 13 1895 –
Sun, Dec 18 1955
Portrait of Heinie ConklinHeinie Conklin
Joe - Gambler (uncredited)
Heinie Conklin was
68 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Jul 15 1880 –
Thu, Jul 30 1959
Portrait of Jack CurtisJack Curtis
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Jack Curtis was
68 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, May 27 1880 –
Fri, Mar 16 1956
Portrait of Kenneth CutlerKenneth Cutler
Clerk (uncredited)
Kenneth Cutler was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Watson DownsWatson Downs
Lovett (uncredited)
Watson Downs was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Elmer DoyeaElmer Doyea
Faro Dealer (uncredited)
Elmer Doyea was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Jimmie DundeeJimmie Dundee
Dice Player (uncredited)
Jimmie Dundee was
48 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Dec 19 1900 –
Fri, Nov 20 1953
Portrait of Ella EthridgeElla Ethridge
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Ella Ethridge was
55 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Oct 12 1893 –
Sun, Oct 03 1982
Portrait of Franklyn FarnumFranklyn Farnum
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Franklyn Farnum was
70 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Jun 05 1878 –
Tue, Jul 04 1961
Portrait of Adolph FaylauerAdolph Faylauer
Horse Player (uncredited)
Adolph Faylauer was
66 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Nov 16 1882 –
Wed, Jan 11 1961
Portrait of Eddie FetherstonEddie Fetherston
Horse Player (uncredited)
Eddie Fetherston was
52 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Sep 09 1896 –
Sat, Jun 12 1965
Portrait of Sam FinnSam Finn
Dealer (uncredited)
Sam Finn was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday –
Sun, Dec 14 1958
Portrait of Charles FogelCharles Fogel
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Charles Fogel was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Joe GilbertJoe Gilbert
Stickman (uncredited)
Joe Gilbert was
46 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Feb 27 1903 –
Tue, May 26 1959
Portrait of James GonzalezJames Gonzalez
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
James Gonzalez was
38 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, May 04 1911 –
Mon, Jan 25 1971
Portrait of Harold GoodwinHarold Goodwin
Westerner (uncredited)
Harold Goodwin was
46 in The Lady Gambles.
Mon, Dec 01 1902 –
Sun, Jul 12 1987
Portrait of Dick GordonDick Gordon
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Dick Gordon was
55 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Jun 21 1893 –
Thu, Sep 20 1956
Portrait of Jack GordonJack Gordon
Dealer (uncredited)
Jack Gordon was
42 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Dec 05 1906 –
Mon, Feb 23 1976
Portrait of Beatrice GrayBeatrice Gray
Nurse (uncredited)
Beatrice Gray was
38 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Mar 03 1911 –
Wed, Nov 25 2009
Portrait of Robert HainesRobert Haines
Nightclub Waiter (uncredited)
Robert Haines was
54 in The Lady Gambles.
Sun, Sep 16 1894 –
Tue, Apr 18 1961
Portrait of Bobby HaleBobby Hale
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Bobby Hale was
62 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, May 27 1886 –
Tue, Sep 27 1977
Portrait of Sherry HallSherry Hall
Horse Player (uncredited)
Sherry Hall was
56 in The Lady Gambles.
Mon, Aug 08 1892 –
Fri, Apr 06 1984
Portrait of Stuart HallStuart Hall
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Stuart Hall was
45 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Sep 09 1903 –
Sat, Jun 02 1990
Portrait of Sam HarrisSam Harris
Gambling Casino Patron (uncredited)
Sam Harris was
72 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Jan 11 1877 –
Wed, Oct 22 1969
Portrait of George HoaglandGeorge Hoagland
Casino Patron (uncredited)
George Hoagland was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Shep HoughtonShep Houghton
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Shep Houghton was
34 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Jun 04 1914 –
Thu, Dec 15 2016
Portrait of William HudsonWilliam Hudson
Horse Player (uncredited)
William Hudson was
24 in The Lady Gambles.
Sat, Jan 24 1925 –
Fri, Apr 05 1974
Portrait of Donald KerrDonald Kerr
Roulette Croupier (uncredited)
Donald Kerr was
57 in The Lady Gambles.
Tue, Aug 04 1891 –
Tue, Jan 25 1977
Portrait of Donna La BarrDonna La Barr
B Girl (uncredited)
Donna La Barr was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Mike LallyMike Lally
Stickman (uncredited)
Mike Lally was
48 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Jun 01 1900 –
Fri, Feb 15 1985
Portrait of Perc LaundersPerc Launders
Roulette Croupier (uncredited)
Perc Launders was
44 in The Lady Gambles.
Tue, Oct 11 1904 –
Thu, Oct 02 1952

Crew

Portrait of Michael GordonMichael Gordon
Director
Michael Gordon was
39 in The Lady Gambles.
Mon, Sep 06 1909 –
Thu, Apr 29 1993
Portrait of Russell MettyRussell Metty
Director of Photography
Russell Metty was
42 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Sep 20 1906 –
Fri, Apr 28 1978
Portrait of Frank ShawFrank Shaw
Assistant Director
Frank Shaw was
53 in The Lady Gambles.
Sun, Sep 15 1895 –
Tue, Jun 12 1962
Portrait of Roy HugginsRoy Huggins
Screenplay
Roy Huggins was
34 in The Lady Gambles.
Sat, Jul 18 1914 –
Wed, Apr 03 2002
Portrait of Michael KraikeMichael Kraike
Producer
Michael Kraike was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Milton CarruthMilton Carruth
Editor
Milton Carruth was
50 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Mar 23 1899 –
Thu, Sep 07 1972
Portrait of Frank SkinnerFrank Skinner
Original Music Composer
Frank Skinner was
51 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Dec 31 1897 –
Tue, Oct 08 1968
Portrait of Ethmer RotenEthmer Roten
Musician
Ethmer Roten was
27 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Apr 06 1922
Portrait of Bud WestmoreBud Westmore
Makeup Artist
Bud Westmore was
31 in The Lady Gambles.
Sun, Jan 13 1918 –
Sun, Jun 24 1973
Portrait of Alexander GolitzenAlexander Golitzen
Art Direction
Alexander Golitzen was
41 in The Lady Gambles.
Fri, Feb 28 1908 –
Tue, Jul 26 2005
Portrait of Oscar SaulOscar Saul
Story
Oscar Saul was
36 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Dec 26 1912 –
Mon, May 23 1994
Portrait of Halsted WellesHalsted Welles
Adaptation
Halsted Welles was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Ruby R. LevittRuby R. Levitt
Set Decoration
Ruby R. Levitt was
41 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Sep 12 1907 –
Sat, Jan 18 1992
Portrait of Corson JowettCorson Jowett
Sound
Corson Jowett was
47 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Nov 07 1901 –
Thu, Sep 09 1976
Portrait of Philip H. LathropPhilip H. Lathrop
Camera Operator
Philip H. Lathrop was
36 in The Lady Gambles.
Tue, Oct 22 1912 –
Wed, Apr 12 1995
Portrait of Leslie I. CareyLeslie I. Carey
Sound
Leslie I. Carey was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Orry-KellyOrry-Kelly
Costume Design
Orry-Kelly was
51 in The Lady Gambles.
Wed, Dec 29 1897 –
Thu, Feb 27 1964
Portrait of Lewis MeltzerLewis Meltzer
Story
Lewis Meltzer was
38 in The Lady Gambles.
Sat, Jan 28 1911 –
Thu, Feb 23 1995
Portrait of Joan St. OeggerJoan St. Oegger
Hairstylist
Joan St. Oegger was
40 in The Lady Gambles.
Mon, Jun 01 1908 –
Mon, Mar 22 1976
Portrait of Dorothy HughesDorothy Hughes
Script Supervisor
Dorothy Hughes was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Russell A. GausmanRussell A. Gausman
Set Decoration
Russell A. Gausman was
56 in The Lady Gambles.
Mon, Jul 04 1892 –
Mon, May 20 1963
Portrait of Joan JoseffJoan Joseff
Costume Designer
Joan Joseff was
36 in The Lady Gambles.
Mon, Aug 12 1912 –
Wed, Mar 24 2010
Portrait of Max NippellMax Nippell
Gaffer
Max Nippell was
53 in The Lady Gambles.
Thu, Oct 31 1895 –
Thu, Jun 21 1990
Portrait of Robert EwingRobert Ewing
Makeup Artist
Robert Ewing was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Richard WallingRichard Walling
Still Photographer
Richard Walling was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of David S. HorsleyDavid S. Horsley
Special Effects
David S. Horsley was
42 in The Lady Gambles.
Sun, Dec 23 1906 –
Sat, Oct 16 1976
Portrait of William Cooper SmithWilliam Cooper Smith
Camera Operator
William Cooper Smith was
49 in The Lady Gambles.
Sun, May 28 1899 –
Mon, Jan 24 1955
Portrait of Lew LearyLew Leary
Production Manager
Lew Leary was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Dean PaupDean Paup
Grip
Dean Paup was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Lillian BurkhartLillian Burkhart
Hairstylist
Lillian Burkhart was
>> in The Lady Gambles.
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