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Two Dollar Bettor (1951) – [Public Domain Movies]

Two-Dollar BettorA 1951 film-noir directed by Edward L. Cahn, starring Steve Brodie, Marie Windsor and John Litel.

A middle-aged man who places a two-dollar bet on a horse at the track and wins. The widower with two teenaged daughters becomes hooked on gambling and within a week he begins cashing in his life savings to pay off his bookie. To make matters worse, he’s being grifted by a beautiful con woman and her husband for thousands of dollars. To try to get even, the man begins betting on long shots.

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