Top Ten Gambling Movies

Over the years on casinoflicks.com we’ve listed a whole host of our favourite casino and gambling themed movies. In fact I’d go as far as saying we’ve almost done an A-Z of films with significant gambling themes (as well as some noteworthy ones where it’s present but not a central theme). Take a look through the site to see them all.

I’m sure all movie buffs amongst you will be well aware of the WatchMOJO.com site, as and such I thought I’d highlight a youtube video that list their own personal top ten gambling movies.  there are some obvious choices in there, so also one or two more interesting ones. These can be contrasted with our selections and views to form your ultimate gambling movie collection. Get checking your favourite streaming services for them!

Ted Slot by BluePrint Gaming

Ted Slot by BluePrint Gaming  Introduction

Ted is a popular online slot game developed by Blueprint Gaming, based on the hit comedy movie of the same name. The game features five reels and three rows, and it comes with 20 paylines. Ted is a game that is perfect for players who enjoy playing online slot games with a fun and quirky theme.

Bonus Features

Ted has several bonus features that can help players to win big. One of the most exciting features of the game is the Thunder Buddies Bonus. To activate this feature, players need to land three or more Thunder Buddies symbols on the reels.

Once the bonus feature is activated, players are taken to a new screen where they need to spin a wheel to determine which bonus they will receive. There are five different bonuses to choose from, including the Bar Crawl Bonus, the Super Mart Free Spins Bonus, and the Wheel of Fortune Bonus.

Another bonus feature that players can enjoy in the Ted slot game is the Ted Modifiers feature. This feature can be triggered randomly during any spin, and it can lead to big cash prizes. There are four different Ted Modifiers to choose from, including the Lazer Gun Infectious Wilds, the Psychedelic Super Spin, and the TV Remote Symbol Streak.

Conclusion

In conclusion, the Ted slot game is a great choice for players who are looking for a fun and quirky online slot game. The game has many exciting bonus features, including the Thunder Buddies Bonus and the Ted Modifiers feature, which can lead to big cash prizes. T

The graphics and sound effects of the game are also top-notch, making it an enjoyable game to play. Fans of the Ted movie will also appreciate the references to the film that are scattered throughout the game. The Ted slot game is definitely worth a try, and it is sure to provide hours of fun and entertainment.

Leaving Las Vegas

Leaving Las Vegas  Introduction

Leaving Las Vegas is a semi-autobiographical film based on a 1990 novel by John O Brien. The storyline is based on a screenwriter Ben Sanderson (Nicholas Cage) an alcoholic who is fats on a road of going over the edge when he decides to move to Las Vegas and meets Sera (Elisabeth Shue). Leaving Las Vegas won an Academy Award for Best Actor in the leading role and a dozen more highly proclaimed awards.

The Main Story

Ben Sanderson stars as a man with a death wish who has lost his family and recently been fired. He decides to move to Vegas. Ben loads his BMW with liquor and drives drunk from LA to Nevada. He soon develops a romantic relationship with a hardened prostitute who works for an abusive Latvian pimp Yuri who has Polish mobsters after him. As time passes Sera asks Ben to move into her apartment where they reach a mutual agreement about his drinking and her prostituting.

The happy couple starts becoming frustrated with one another and in particular Sera with Bens drinking. He goes off gambling and meets another prostitute, and Sera catches him in bed with her and throws Ben out.

The Ending

If things cannot get gloomier, Sera receives Ben’s call saying he is on his deathbed. Sera sees Ben, and they make love, and shortly after that, Ben passes away. Its sees Sera tell her therapist their relationship was such that they both accepted one another for who they were, and that is why she loved Ben. It’s an emotionally draining film with depictions of physical abuse tempered by sometimes doomed love. Leaving Las Vegas is powerful and visceral, leaving a lasting impression of just how bad life becomes when vices take over.