Hustle (1975)

Director Robert Aldrich (The Longest Yard) re-unites with Burt Reynolds for this hard-edged neo-noir. Lieutenant Phil Gaines (Reynolds) is a cynical Los Angeles police detective amorously involved with an icewater-veined Parisian call girl,… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: December 25, 1975
DVD 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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