The Big Gamble

The Big Gamble

The Big Gamble is a 1961 adventure film directed by Richard Fleischer. It stars Stephen Boyd and Juliette Gréco.


Vic Brennan is a sailor from Dublin who decides to use his family's fortune and move to Africa to open a truck-hauling business. He is accompanied by his wife, Marie, and a meek cousin, Samuel, who loses their documents, causing customs agents to seize some of their cargo.

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    contentLocation Africa
    director Elmo Williams Richard Fleischer
    editor Roger Dwyre
    genre adventure
    keywords customs agent drown dublin ivory coast
    musicBy Maurice Jarre
    producer Darryl F. Zanuck
    publisher 20th Century Fox
    recordedAt Paris