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"They called him Fast Eddie. He was a winner. He was a loser. He was a hustler."
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Fast Eddie Felson (Paul Newman) is an ambitious young pool player, and a very good one at that. He's hungry to beat Minnesota Fats (Jackie Gleason), the best pool player around in a high stakes, smoke filled, dingy pool hall match. Eddie is arrogant. Fats is smooth. Eddie's arrogance is his self-destructive tragic flaw in this black and white filmed classic with an exceptional cast. On his second attempt, Eddie does defeat Fats. Then it's a planned trip down to Louisville to play. The decision turns against Eddie.

The Hustler is an Drama movie that was released in 1961 and has a run time of 2 hr 14 min. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.0 and a MetaScore of 90.

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| 1961 | 2 hr 14 min | 8.0/10 | 90/100
Cast
Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie, George C. Scott
Director
Robert Rossen
Produced By
Robert Rossen
Language
English
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