Hustle (1975)

Robert Aldrich helmed this modern noir, starring Burt Reynolds as Phil Gaines, an embittered police lieutenant who becomes involved with high-priced hooker Nicole Britton (Catherine Deneuve).

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 21, 2005
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Chuck O'Leary

Robert Aldrich's Hustle is an honest and profoundly sad movie about how the legal system favors those with money, power and connections over those who don't. One of Burt's best and most underrated films.

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Emanuel Levy

a film that wasted the talent of French star Deneuve, who never pursued a successful career in Hollywood

Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Thirty years on, however, its integrity and patience look positively masterful.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Burt is credible as the disillusioned cop who feels ashamed that he's pimping for a corrupt system.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...plays like nothing more than a vanity project for star Burt Reynolds.

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