Hustle (1975)





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Director Robert Aldrich (The Longest Yard) re-unites with Burt Reynolds for this hard-edged neo-noir. Lieutenant Phil Gaines (Reynolds) is a cynical Los Angeles police detective amorously involved with an icewater-veined Parisian call girl, Nicole Britton (Catherine Deneuve). On the job, he begins to investigate the shady death of a teenage girl that appears to lead straight to Leo Sellers (Eddie Albert), an attorney with a frightening number of connections. The problem is, Nicole herself has a … More

Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Mystery & Suspense, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: Steve Shagan
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jun 21, 2005
Paramount Pictures


as Lieutenant Phil Gain...

as Nicole Britton

as Marty Hollinger

as Sergeant Louis Belgr...

as Paula Hollinger

as Leo Sellers

as Peggy Summers

as Herbie Dalitz

as Bus Driver

as Gloria Hollinger

as Morgue Attendant

as Airport Bartender

as Minister

as Jerry Bellamy

as Woman Hostage

as Albino Beating Cop

as Man in Phone Booth

as Cop in T-Shirt

as Police Captain

as Girl in Airport Bar

as Charley

as Linda, a Dancer

as Liquor Store clerk

as Liquor Store Clerk

as Customer

as Customer

as Holdup Man

as Foot Fetish Man

as Interrogator

as Holdup Man #2

as Nancy Gaines

as First Detective

as Pan Am Clerk

as Cop in Elevator

as Cop in Elevator

as Boy on Beach

as Boy on Beach
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Critic Reviews for Hustle

All Critics (10) | Top Critics (4)

Full Review… | October 23, 2004
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

Robert Aldrich's Hustle is an honest and profoundly sad movie about how the legal system favors those with money, power and connections over those who don't. One of Burt's best and most underrated films.

Full Review… | October 9, 2005

Thirty years on, however, its integrity and patience look positively masterful.

Full Review… | August 29, 2005
Combustible Celluloid

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