Think Las Vegas and you think bright lights, big city… lots of fun? You might also think casinos, gambling and more – the entertainment capital of the world. In this feature, in association with newfreespinsnodeposit.com, we look at Hollywood’s relationship with the city and count down the top five casino scenes in the movies.
25 years ago, Martin Scorsese delivered arguably one of the best Las Vegas movies of all time. Casino doesn’t feature one casino scene, but many during its near three hour running time. Robert De Niro leads the cast as Sam ‘Ace’ Rothstein, a mafia associate brought to Vegas to run things for his bosses back in Chicago. His life is complicated by his friend Nicky (Joe Pesci), who is keen to make his own imprint on Sin City. The movie was released in the middle of awards season at the end of