Phil Gaines is a bitter, cynical cop who investigates the case of a dead stripper/porno actress found on the beach. Gaines is experiencing a troubled relationship with a hooker, and things don't get any better when the dead girl's father launches his own investigation. Written by
Kristian Krokfoss <email@example.com>
She's the call girl. He's the cop. They both take their jobs seriously.
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Original promotional artwork for this film seen on movie posters and video slicks shows a red silhouette of a woman's body almost form part of the letter E of the movie's red-lettered '"HUSTLE"' title. The image merges with the character at bottom right corner of the letter E. The intention is that the image is a dead body as per the film's police crime story. See more
Lt. Phil Gaines
Don't you know where you live, Marty? Can't you smell the bananas? You know what country you live in? You live in Guatamala with color television.
Music by Lalo Schifrin See more