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The hustler / Rossen Enterprises, Inc. ; [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; screenplay by Sidney Carroll and Robert Rossen ; produced and directed by Robert Rossen.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD DRAMA HUST (Text) 39231031621408 Audiovisual Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (135 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Collector's ed.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the novel by Walter S. Tevis.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.
Special features: Three all-new featurettes "Life in the fast lane: Fast Eddie Felson and the search for greatness," "Milestones in cinema history: The hustler," "Swimming with sharks: the art of the hustle;" audio commentary by Paul Newman, film historian Jeff Young, film critic Richard Schickel; trick shot analysis of five scenes; "How to make the shot" featuring five scenes; two additional featurettes, photo gallery.
Participant or Performer Note:
Paul Newman, Piper Laurie, George C. Scott, Jackie Gleason, Myron McCormick, Murray Hamilton.
Summary, etc.:
An amoral, arrogant pool hustler who haunts backroom pool halls gets a real chance at fame when he faces the legendary Minnesota Fats in a personal competition.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1, letterbox) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., dual layer, NTSC.
Language Note:
English (Dolby stereo., Dolby mono.), dubbed French (Dolby mono.) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby mono.) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Pool (Game) > United States > Drama.
Billiard parlors > United States > Drama.
Swindlers and swindling > United States > Drama.
Gambling > United States > Drama.
Billar > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Estafa > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
United States > Drama.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Sports films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Sports > Feature.
Adaptation > Feature.
Feature films.

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