Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission

Isle-of-Man-Gambling

The Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission, previously known as the Gambling Control Commission, controls gambling and games on the Isle of Man. It regulates online gambling Kenya sites and land-based services, including slot and amusement machines, betting offices, lotteries and casinos. It is well regarded around the world. The Isle of Man itself is […]

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High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story

High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story is a 2003 film that tells the story of Stu Ungar. Stuart Errol “Stu” Ungar is regarded as the greatest Texas Hold’Em and gin rummy player of all time, and this film tells the story of his life. The film High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story stars Michael Imperioli, […]

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Rita Hayworth’s Charms Carry Gilda

During a sequence which depicts a masquerade party in Gilda, the camera pans across a rowdy, chaotic scene packed with dancing revellers; streamers and glittering threads of confetti. One of the drunken partygoers lets out a scream when she unmasks her partner only to find a wound in the middle of his forehead –a victim […]

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Gambling in Thailand

When it comes to gambling, every country has its own rules and regulations about where gambling is legal and if online gambling falls into the same category. While many countries operate a number of live casinos, online gambling is still considered illegal with serious fines issued to operators who operate in the area. For people […]

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Flutter Focuses on Sports Betting

A flutter is a British term for placing a small bet on something, a fact which the viewer is informed of during this film’s opening credits. This sets up the tone for the film, one which explores the sometimes squalid world of sports betting, and we are introduced to an array of Cockney gambling devotees […]

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Croupier Is All About Choices Of Casino Games

Jack Manfred, the hero of Croupier, believes that we all have to make a choice in life: you are either a gambler, or you are a croupier. Manfred’s casino job places him midway between the bettors and the bosses, allowing him to keep an eye on both. He is an aloof, controlled individual who makes […]

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Casino Tycoon’s Action Drama Mix

Truth is said to be stranger than fiction, and Casino Tycoon brings the full force of this statement home. It is a Hong Kong action drama that was released in 1992, with Wong Jing at the helm. Jing held the positions of writer, producer and director for this project, and recruited Andy Lau; Chingmy Yau […]

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Lets Play With The Casino Musical Sounds

CASINO-MUSICAL-SOUNDS

Much has been said, discussed and hypothesised regarding the use of music and sound effects in a casino. Not everything has always been true, and the casino industry has generated any number of myths regarding their conduct and the things they do to encourage their clients. Given the amount of money lost, and consequently the […]

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The Present Burmese Lottery Was Introduced In 1983

Burmese-Lottery

Myanmar (Burma) has an official lottery, which is the only legal form of gambling in the country. The lottery is called Aungbalay, sometimes spelled as Aung Bar Lay, and it means May you win. The Burmese lottery is administered by the Ministry of Finance’s State Lottery Department, and all the lottery tickets are printed at […]

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Warren Beatty As Bugsy Siegel In Casino Games

Warren Beatty is a smooth-looking actor, and this quality is brought to bear in his portrayal of Bugsy in the film of the same name. It is a perfect vehicle for Beatty when one considers the fact that the real man not only created the seductive vision of himself he delivered to the world, but […]

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