UK Film Critic Barry Norman Critical of TV Gambling Ads



British film critic Barry Norman is now critical of gambling TV spots. (Image source: Stuart Clarke/Rex Features)

Noted film critic Barry Norman has spent many a year deteriorating Hollywood blockbusters, casting his critical eye on all aspects, good or bad, of cinematic releases. But now the critic is casting their usually scathing opinions towards television advertisements, especially those gambling that is promoting lawsuits.

Glamorizing Gambling

‘Perhaps many disturbing of all are the gambling commercials, which make betting look glamorous and surely appeal most strongly to the poorest and most desperate among us,’ said Norman in an interview that is recent The days in Britain.

‘There’s one when a good-looking young couple are so wanting to watch the telly and see just how to lose all their money they can gamble their life savings away,’ he added, with the cynical tone you might expect from a film critic that they vault over the back of their settee, the more quickly to study the many ways in which.

Norman even indicts the BBC in the mix, stating that they air the results associated with National Lottery draw during top times ‘just to remind you that here is still another, ostensibly more respectable, solution to get rid of your money.’

Show Me Personally the amount of money (plus they Did)

Norman, now a seen-a-lotta-life 80, ended up being the face area of the BBC’s film review series ‘Film’ for over twenty years and Continue reading UK Film Critic Barry Norman Critical of TV Gambling Ads