Hustlers Reviews

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September 12, 2019
Much of the script crackles in its portrayal of both larceny and female friendship, but it frequently leaves out what seems like essential connective tissue.
September 11, 2019
It plays like a camp version of Steve McQueen's Widows mixed with Showgirls and Lopez is unforgettable as the mink-clad strip-club diva purring: "Climb in my fur."
September 11, 2019
A lush, lavish joy that's difficult to forget.
September 11, 2019
A Best Actress Oscar nomination for Jennifer Lopez? You better believe it. As a stripper who can work a pole better than rivals half her age, Lopez is that dazzling, that deep, that electrifying. This you don't want to miss.
September 11, 2019
If you want to see JLo in her best role in 21 years, since she dallied with George Clooney in Out of Sight, you've come to the right naughty place.
September 11, 2019
The movie seems to view any examination of its characters' motives, their working conditions or the consequences of their actions as a kind of betrayal.
September 11, 2019
A high-heeled crime caper with rollicking energy and an emotional left hook. Think "Goodfellas" in glitter.
September 10, 2019
In this raunchy, gloriously liberated revenge fantasy, Lopez rules with seductive, triumphant authority. Not only do we climb into her fur, we'll happily follow her anywhere.
September 10, 2019
Without treading into over-sentimentality or, worse, hollow signalling to the most well-trod tropes of female friendship on screen, Hustlers takes a more organic view of the mercurial intimacies between its lead women.
September 9, 2019
Lopez gives her most electrifying screen performance since "Out of Sight," slipping the movie into her nonexistent pocket from the moment she strides out onto a neon-lighted stage in a rhinestone bodysuit.
September 8, 2019
Breaking the rules has never seemed so fun . . . or so necessary.
September 8, 2019
Beneath all the chinchilla and body glitter, there's a smart, beating heart.
September 8, 2019
It's also funny, empowering, sexy, emotional, and a bit scary, with most of those superlatives coming care of a full-force performance from Jennifer Lopez genuinely deserving of awards consideration.
September 8, 2019
There is nobody to root for here, an issue that leads to checking one's watch midway through the show.
September 8, 2019
An enjoyable, empowering extravaganza of physical humor, clever scriptwriting, exquisite fashion and scantily clad underdogs.
September 8, 2019
"Hustlers" humanizes the women at its center, giving them boyfriends, backstories and, most importantly, agency.
September 8, 2019
Blessed with one of the most memorable entrances in recent cinema history, Lopez slinks through Hustlers with a deceptive ease, as in control of the film as her character is of her situation.
September 8, 2019
Scafaria validates her heroines from the start by focusing on them as women whose internal struggles and friendships with each other are far more interesting than their obvious physical allure.
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