Popular Bollywood movies based on gambling

04 . Jul . 2021
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Gambling is a vast field with so many games and lotteries offering people a chance to earn a fortune. The probability of winning is its main attraction, and that has been beautifully depicted in some of the most popular Bollywood movies based on gambling. People who have any interest in gambling as a genre can enjoy these movies. As for what and how much you can learn from these movies is totally up to you. If you like some tricks, maybe you can use them to earn some rewards! There are numerous online casinos in Mumbai for that!



  • The Great gambler (1979) 


It is an action-thriller and one of the first depictions of gambling as the main plot. It also had some scenes shot in Rome, Cairo, Lisbon, Venice, which was really impressive for that time. Starring Amitabh Ji, Zeenat Aman, Neetu Singh, and Prem Chopra as the main characters. It’s a story revolving around 2- look-alikes (played by Amitabh Bachchan), where one is a genius gambler who’s never lost a single game, and the other is a police inspector handling one of his cases. It’s an old gem that calls for a must-watch!




  • Teen Patti (2010) 


Teen Patti is a movie that combines the magnificence of mathematics and gambling to create something interesting for the viewers. This movie stars some of the renowned names such as Amitabh Bachchan, Ben Kingsley, and Shraddha Kapoor. The lead, Venkat (Amitabh Bachchan), is a famous mathematician who gets invited to a famous casino in London and is joined by Percy (greatest mathematician in the world) from, where their remarkable journey begins. He shares his theory with Percy, and once back in India, he proves the practical application of his theory to his students over a game of teen Patti. And, then recruits them to go around and win teen Patti using this theory. With various online casinos in Mumbai, you can give his theory a go too!



  • Jannat (2008)


Jannat is a 2008 movie that might be a bit different from the others that made it to this list, considering it’s a romantic drama. The protagonist played by Emraan Hashmi is a youthful, street-smart gambler named Arjun Dixit. He’s a boy who’s extremely proud of his gambling intuitions and uses them in cricket bookings, and ends up making a fortune. However, as the movie progresses, we see the main lead start to lose it all, including his love interest in the world of gambling. Jannat was a huge success acknowledged internationally, especially by the youth and the critics. If you haven’t watched it, give it a go, this rollercoaster of a movie will definitely entertain you!





These were our top recommendations for people who are into the gambling genre. Hope you enjoy these masterful and entertaining depictions of the gambling world. And if you are ready to enter it yourself, you can pick your favorite from the numerous online casinos in Mumbai to start your exciting gambling journey. But remember, to play safe and not to forget your limit!