Trailer for Stephen Frear’s latest Lay the Favourite

The U.K trailer for “Lay the Favourite”, the new gamling film from “Dangerous Liaisons” director Stephen Frears, has spun online. The film features a very starry line-up including Bruce Willis, Catherine Zeta-Jones and the amazing Rebecca Hall (“The Town”).

Here it is, courtesy Hey U Guys!

Beth Raymer is a beautiful girl with a big heart who leaves her dancing job at a Florida strip club to become a Las Vegas cocktail waitress. Not exactly an ideal career choice, but her borderline-ditzy personality doesn’t give her many options. In walks Dink, a professional sports bettor who sees through her bubbly exterior and offers her a job placing wagers all over town to gain an advantage over the casinos. Her surprisingly impeccable mind for numbers soon cements her status as Dink’s good-luck charm, until his gorgeous-but-frigid wife, Tulip, starts to get jealous. Faced with no other choice but to fire Beth, Dink’s luck runs out when she heads to New York to work for a smarmy bookie, a turn of events that lands her squarely on the wrong side of the law.