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The Mississippi Gambler is a 1953 American TechnicolorWesternadventure film directed by Rudolph Maté. The film was nominated for an Oscar for Best Sound Recording (Leslie I. Carey).

Mark Fallon (Tyrone Power) meets professional gambler "Kansas John" Polly (John McIntire), who takes him under his wing. As they board a riverboat bound for New Orleans, Kansas John advises him to be wary of F.     Montague Caldwell (Ralph Dumke), an unscrupulous       riverboat gambler!