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INTRODUCTION:
King of Gamblers is an underworld crime drama about a slot-machine racket and the crusading reporter who uncovers it. The film still exists.


CAST:
Claire Trevor .... Dixie Moore (imdb)
Lloyd Nolan .... Jim Adams (imdb)
Akim Tamiroff .... Steve Kalkas
Buster Crabbe .... Eddie (imdb)
Helen Burgess .... Jackie Nolan
Porter Hall .... George Kramer
Harvey Stephens .... J.G. Temple
Barlowe Borland .... Mr. Parker
Purnell Pratt .... Strohm
Colin Tapley .... Joe
Paul Fix .... Charlie
Cecil Cunningham .... Big Edna
Robert Gleckler .... Ed Murkil
Nick Lukats .... Taxi Driver
Fay Holden .... Nurse
John Patterson .... Freddie
Evelyn Brent .... Cora (imdb)
Louise Brooks .... Joyce Beaton (scenes deleted)

CREDITS:
Studio: Paramount
Director: Robert Florey (imdb)
Assistant Director: John Burch
Writing Credits: Screenplay by Doris Anderson, adapted from an original story by Tiffany Thayer
Format: Sound - black & white
Cinematography: Harry Fischbeck
Film Editor: Harvey Johnston
Art Direction: Hans Dreier and Robert Odell
Musical Director: Boris Morros
Running Time: 78 minutes
Release Date: May 3, 1937
Country of Origin: United States

Alternate Titles:   Czar of the Slot Machines (United States); Král hazardních hrácu (Czechoslovakia); Storbyens sjakaler (Denmark); L'homme qui terrorisait New York (France); Król graczy (Poland)

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