A Reckless Gamble

A Reckless Gamble is a 1928 British silent sports film directed by Widgey R. Newman and starring Desmond Roberts, Gladys Dunham and Wally Patch.[1] It was released as a quota quickie.[2] It is also known by the alternative title of Man in the Saddle.

A Reckless Gamble
Directed byWidgey R. Newman
Produced byFrank Wheatcroft
Written byErnie Lotinga
StarringDesmond Roberts
Gladys Dunham
Wally Patch
Widgey R. Newman Productions
Distributed byProducers Distributing Corporation
Release date
October 1928
Running time
48 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
English intertitles



  1. Murphy p.457
  2. Chibnall p.258


  • Chibnall, Steve. Quota Quickies: The Birth of the British 'B' Film. British Film Institute, 2007.
  • Murphy, Robert. Directors in British and Irish Cinema: A Reference Companion. British Film Institute, 2006.

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