Bollywood is a home for millions of movies that have carved the love for cinema in everyone’s hearts. The melodramatic, the extravagance scenery and the plot, has hooked movie buff’s for ages now and will continue to do so. The industry hasn’t lost sight of Gambling or casino-theme based movies. Moreover, Bollywood has an affinity towards gambling themed movies, that has won thousands of hearts till now. We will discuss the top four casino-theme based Bollywood movies that you can enjoy with your friends and family.
Teen Patti is the most recent gambling-based Bollywood movie, released in 2010, starring. Amitabh Bachchan, Ben Kingsley and Shraddha Kapoor. The movie is perfect entertainer with an amalgam of the skills of mathematics and the art of Gambling. Amitabh appears as Venkat, who is a skilled mathematician who learns the culture of Gambling, to win the jackpots offered. Venkat, with another renowned mathematician Perci, join hands to win lump sum amounts at land-based casinos in London. Venkat also invites three of his students to try the theory on the newly invented Teen Patti. The journey begins when all of them put the theory to practice and win big money. Overall, it is a thriller and a must-watch for all the newbie gambling lovers.
The storyline of this movie is based on real-life events and was produced and directed by Chandan Arora in 2010. Surya, a poor man who is passionate about Carrom, is the centre of the movie. Surya is accustomed to his wins in the game and also wins a championship at the age of 12. As he gets more profound and more involved in the game, it gets all the more difficult for the start cast Siddharth to win in Carrom match. The movie is depicted on the importance of skill, practice and patience.
The Great Gambler
The movie is a 1971 classic, by Shakti Samanta and starring Amitabh Bachchan. Like any other gambling-based Bollywood movie, The Great Gambler is also accompanied by twists and turns. Jai is a professional gambler, who happens to play for a casino owner, to be the client odds. However, Jai gets tangled in the misery of life, and an inspector is hired to trace his whereabouts and track him down. The movie also serves as a motivation for the beginners and seasoned players as Jai never loses a game.
It is a traditional Indian-style casino movie that is themed around casinos in most of the movie’s ambience. It is a classic movie where the main character is trying to get rich overnight, but gambling day and night. However, to add a bit of cinematography and spice, the movie also mixes elements of crime and romance. After falling for Zoya, Arjun, the lead character decides to earn more money and get rich. In the run, he also chooses to become a member of the mafia. If you want to know what happens in the movie, then you ought to watch the 2008 release, Kunal Deshmukh’s Jannat.