Born to Gamble (1935) is an American film directed by Phil Rosen and released by Republic Pictures.[1]

Born to Gamble
Born to Gamble FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed byPhil Rosen
Produced byM.H. Hoffman Jr. (associate producer)
M.H. Hoffman (producer)
Written byEdgar Wallace (novel The Green Poropoulos)
E. Morton Hough (continuity, dialogue and story)
StarringSee below
CinematographyGilbert Warrenton
Edited byMildred Johnston
Distributed byRepublic Pictures
Release date
  • July 10, 1935 (1935-07-10) (United States)
Running time
63 minutes
CountryUnited States


Four brothers feel cursed by their family's gambling bug. All four try to overcome the addiction: only one, the youngest, is successful.


Critical receptionEdit

Allmovie noted "one of the more palatable efforts of M.H. Hoffman's poverty-row Liberty Films." [2]


  1. ^ "Born to Gamble". BFI.
  2. ^ "Born to Gamble (1935) - Trailers, Reviews, Synopsis, Showtimes and Cast - AllMovie". AllMovie.

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