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THE GAMBLER


Title of The TV Programme THE GAMBLER
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English Titles  
Title of The Episode  
Year of The First Broadcast 1956
Broadcasting network BBC
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 90
Colour b/w
Based on/Source Novel by Dostoevsky
Production Companies BBC
Producer(s) Tony Richardson
Creator Norman Ginsbury (adaptation)
Director Tony Richardson
Cast James Donald, Rosalie Crutchley, Hermione Baddeley, Peter Illing (as General Zagoriansky), Peter Wyngarde, John Wood, Elaine Inescort, Boris Ranewsky, Andree Melly, Gordon Whiting
Literature Times, 10 August 1956
Listener, 16 August 1956
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