The Hustler (1961)


Fast Eddie Felson is a small-time pool hustler with a lot of talent but a self-destructive attitude. His bravado causes him to challenge the legendary Minnesota Fats to a high-stakes match.

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Movie Score: 7.8/10 from 371 votes
Release Date: 1961-09-25
Status: Released
Run time: 134 min / 2:14
Production Studio : Rossen Films, 20th Century Fox
Production Country: United States of America
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The Hustler Casts

Paul Newman
as Eddie Felson
Jackie Gleason
as Minnesota Fats
Piper Laurie
as Sarah Packard
George C. Scott
as Bert Gordon
Myron McCormick
as Charlie Burns
Murray Hamilton
as Findley
Michael Constantine
as Big John
Stefan Gierasch
as Preacher
Jake LaMotta
as Bartender
Vincent Gardenia
as Bartender
Gordon B. Clarke
as Cashier
Clifford A. Pellow
as Turk
Alexander Rose
as Score Keeper
Carolyn Coates
as Waitress
Carl York
as Young Hustler

The Hustler Crew

Directing Robert Rossen Director
Writing Sidney Carroll Screenplay
Writing Robert Rossen Screenplay
Writing Walter Tevis Screenplay
Production Robert Rossen Producer
Sound Kenyon Hopkins Original Music Composer
Camera Eugen Sch├╝fftan Director of Photography
Editing Dede Allen Editor
Art Harry Horner Production Design
Art Gene Callahan Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Ruth Morley Costume Design
Sound Jim Shields Sound Designer
Sound Dick Vorisek Sound Designer
Crew Herbert Holcombe Stunts
Directing Marguerite James Script Supervisor