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The Hustle (2019)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime | 10 May 2019 (USA)
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Two con women - one low rent and the other high class - team up to take down the men who have wronged them.

Director:

Chris Addison

Writers:

Stanley Shapiro (story by), Paul Henning (story by) | 5 more credits »
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3 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Timothy Simons ... Jeremy
Rebel Wilson ... Penny Rust
Douggie McMeekin ... Jason
Ashley McGuire ... Policewoman
Casper Christensen ... Mathias
Eloise Lovell Anderson ... Beautiful Woman (Casino)
Philip Desmeules ... Dealer
Ingrid Oliver ... Brigitte Desjardins
Jarreau Antoine Jarreau Antoine ... Bartender
Anne Hathaway ... Josephine Chesterfield
Nicholas Woodeson ... Albert
Celine Abrahams ... Cashier
Raffaello Degruttola ... Fancy Euro Man
Alex Gaumond ... Waiter
Guy Warren-Thomas Guy Warren-Thomas ... Train Attendant

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Storyline

In this remake of 1988's "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," 2 con-women hustle in a small French Riviera town - one for small amounts from average men, and one for higher amounts wealthier men. They bet on what looks like an easy target. Winner gets $500K from him, and the loser leaves town forever. Written by Asher Zeiger

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

They're giving Dirty Rotten Men a run for their Money.

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 on appeal for crude sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

On the Stephen Colbert show Anne Hathaway revealed that her ad lib line "Well that was unexpected" was based on a time when her father was given the wrong medicine and had to sleep it off in her apartment. He slipped and fell in the bathroom and hit his head. While she was alarmed and asking if he was all right, said "Well that was unexpected." See more »

Goofs

On one of the DVD bonus features the director compares this movie to the original "Filthy Rotten Scoundrels" (1992). The problem is he kept referring to the two stars at Steve Martin and Marlon Brando. It wasn't Marlon Brando, but Michael Caine. See more »

Quotes

Josephine Chesterfield: Why are women better suited to the con than men?
Penny: Cause we're used to faking it?
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Crazy Credits

The title spells "Ethel Huts" before mixing up to "The Hustle" See more »

Connections

References The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) See more »

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Valse de Frejus
Written and Performed by Yann McCullough
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Major disappointment
14 May 2019 | by vickivlasicSee all my reviews

Maybe I expected too much. A great cast in Rebel Wilson and Ann Hathaway could not make up for a lack of creativity in the writing. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is a classic but flipping the gender without updating the storyline resulted in a flop for this film.


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Country:

USA

Release Date:

10 May 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$21,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,007,709, 12 May 2019

Gross USA:

$35,417,038

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$95,017,038
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Technical Specs

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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