The Fortune
The Fortune (1975)

Set amidst the Roaring Twenties, handsome Nicky (Warren Beatty) and sly Oscar (Jack Nicholson) play two dopey con-men who concoct an elaborate scheme to steal the fortune of Freddie (Stockard Channing), an air-head heiress in this stylish… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 19, 1998
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Emanuel Levy

Mike Nichols' period farce is an artistic and commercial misfire--despite the presence of two major stars, Jack Nicholson and Warren Beatty.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The uneven farce is enjoyable only in spurts.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Fascinating mess. Far better than its reputation suggests.

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Lucas Martins
Nicholson and Beatty form a really funny duo.
Michael Gildea
The first hour/2 acts of The Fortune were so slow moving that not even the underrated comic pairing of Jack Nicholson (an absolute nut here) and Warren Beatty… More
David Sayers
With two such big name stars I was surprised that I'd never heard of 'The Fortune' before but having seen the finished product it's pretty… More