In "The Card Game," Richard Widmark plays a gambler desperate for a change in his luck.
Chick is convinced that he can win big and then stop. He knows other gamblers who have done it, so why can't it happen to him? Chick's wife, Jenny, has had enough. Their baby is due in a couple of weeks, but she wants to divorce him now. Jenny doesn't believe Chick will ever be able to stop gambling.
Will Chick's luck change, or is it hopeless for him?
"The Card Game" was written by E. Jack Neuman and produced/directed by Elliott Lewis. Richard Widmark starred. Also appearing were Cathy Lewis, Hy Averback, Eddie Fields, Joe Granby, Lou Krugman, Jay Novello, and Clayton Post. This episode aired on April 19, 1954.
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