The Hustler (1961)
It is referenced in the back cover of a video movie.
referenced in clue in "Role Call" category
Fatboy says to Whitney, "You can't be no youth club worker without knowing how to play pool! You know what, Fats is going to have to teach you, alright? It'll be like that film, you know with Paul Newman? What is it called? It's a great film, man! It's called... The Hustler, you ever seen it?"
Mike Sigel identifies certain shots as having been used in the film
referenced by name.
"You and your buddy been hustling us" "This ain't no Paul Newman movie"
Subject of the Final Jeopardy! clue in the category "The Academy Awards"
In the pool hall scene in Face Eater, there is a poster of Jackie Gleason from the film The Hustler.
One of the suspect's false IDs bears the pseudonym Eddie Felson which DiNozzo identifies as a reference to the character Fast Eddie Felson, played by Paul Newman.
hustling mentioned in reference to Paul Newman
The caracther "Minnesota Fats" is mentioned during a play of poole.
Disusses real pool sharks in relation to the ones portrayed in the film
This documentary is the official making of the film
This doc discusses the making of the film
Minnesota Fats is mentioned in dialogue
Dave Foley claims that Fast Eddie Felson was a previous winner on the show.
Poster of Paul Newman playing Eddie Felson is seen hanging in the pool hall where Ryu practices.
mentioned by Paul Newman
When playing pool with Flanders, Homer calls himself "Springfield Fats."
When Edith sees Irene's pool cue case, she notes that Paul Newman had one like that in "The Rustler."
Movie title used in title
Referenced by Tom during the pool hall scene
After playing pool Troy is referred to as "minnesota Truy."
Bruno to Shorofsky: "Did you ever see Paul Newman in The Hustler and what they did to his hands?"
Blackie Sorrell mentions seeing "that movie with Paul Newman and Jackie Gleason."
Tom Skerritt's character says "Ever since I saw that movie, I always wanted to play pool with a fat man"
Danny jokes a murder suspect is a cross between Minnesota Fats and Spider-Man
Eddie and Fats caricatures play billiards in Slappy's acting class.
Ricky briefly discusses 'The Hustler'.
mentioned in documentary
The film is mentioned by the cuban boyfriend of Carmen Maura
a character talks about wanting to be like fast eddie
Manager telling wife/girlfriend something that the audience can't hear - woman's suicide attempt follows
Hidden Hollywood features scores of scenes from past movies, some in passing reference and many clips from various movies.
Danny refers to pool-playing Andy as "Fast Eddie", the protagonist of "The Hustler".
mentioned as a film directed by Rossen
During the taxicab sequence, in the process shot of the streets behind the cab, a marquee is visible advertising 'The Hustler'.
The movie theatre at the beginning and end of the film is showing The Hustler.
direct references about breaking Chip's thumbs
Tilt chalks her hands and says, "I saw this in a movie once. It was called THE HUSTLER."
The Projectionist imitates Minnesota Fats at the pool hall and mentions Paul Newman.
Paul Newman mentions this film
Nana stands in front of a poster for this film.
clip of George C. Scott
Title card used.
Clips shown in a segment on Paul Newman.
This film is #6 on the "Sports" list.
This documentary discusses and features The Hustler (1961).