The very aura of gambling speaks of thrill, excitement, and an adrenaline rush that is hard to forget. Time and again, pop culture has used the gambling theme to attract a huge audience and has, indeed, done it without fail. From films and songs to video games, here are some famous references that are exemplary of gambling in pop culture!
Kenneth Branagh’s Belfast is among the favourites for Best Picture at the upcoming Academy Awards after taking the People’s Choice Award at the Toronto International Film Festival. The latter is considered a strong indicator of inbound success at the Oscars but said film is up against some tough competition and isn’t thought to be poised for a win in the aforementioned category.