Two men have a long-standing game of placing a wager on the fate of those unfortunate enough to cross their path. Their latest pawn is a young woman with a mysterious past.


About the Film


THE BET is an independent short film that has earned praise from critics around the world. Set in a run-down building, a young woman is dragged from one room to another. Bound and gagged, her only hope is to escape. But there is more to this game—and the two men playing—than it seems. The film debuted at CineVegas and has received international acclaim for its story and look.


2007 (Standard) | 2014 (Remastered) | 19 minutes | Thriller | Color | Stereo

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Videos


  • The Bet Remastered Trailer
    - THE BET: Remastered Trailer -
  • THE BET Retail Trailer
    - THE BET Retail Trailer -
  • An Uncommon Wager: Making of THE BET
    - AN UNCOMMON WAGER — Making of THE BET -

Images


  • The Cast of THE BET
    - The Cast of THE BET -
  • James (Walt Turner) and The Girl (Courtney Stavros Jenson)
    - James (Walt Turner) and The Girl (Courtney Stavros Jenson) -
  • The Girl (Courtney Gardener Jenson) faces an indetermined fate.
    - The Girl (Courtney Gardener Jenson) faces an indetermined fate. -
  • Lou Diamond stars as Henry
    - Lou Diamond stars as "Henry." -
  • Henry breaks the rules
    - Henry breaks the rules. -
  • James examines the knife which played an integral role in The Girl's past
    - James (Walt Turner) examines a knife. -
  • James re-enacts the rape that forced The Girl to put an end to everything.
    - James struggles to get The Girl to remember her past. -
  • The Girl
    - Courtney Gardner Jenson stars as "The Girl." -
  • Walt Turner
    - Walt Turner stars as "James." -

Lou Diamond … Henry

Courtney Gardner Jenson … The Girl

Walt Turner … James

Mat Planet … Donnie

Shannon Sarver … Maree

Mike Minnick … The Guy in the Hallway

Drew Marvick … The Man in the Bedroom

Michael Dunn … Director

Matt Wilkinson … Producer

Michael Dunn > & Chris Smith … Writers

Kurt Rauf … Director of Photography

John McClain … Sound Designer

Rachel Bellinsky … Music

Michael Dunn … Editor

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