"King of the Bingo Game" deals with the issue of fate through the lens of race. The protagonist is a downtrodden African-American man who feels as though he has been finally given the opportunity to control his own destiny. This rapidly unravels, however. "King of the Bingo Game" raises the issue of how well a man can control his own destiny in an unfair system.
The movie suggests that the protagonist is doomed from the start – if "everything is fixed," it really doesn't matter that he attempts to alter his destiny vis-à-vis the bingo wheel.