The Color of Money (1986)

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The Color of Money (1986)

May 11

Poster for the movie "The Color of Money"

Former pool hustler “Fast Eddie” Felson (Paul Newman) decides he wants to return to the game by taking a pupil. He meets talented but green Vincent Lauria (Tom Cruise) and proposes a partnership. As they tour pool halls, Eddie teaches Vincent the tricks of scamming, but he eventually grows frustrated with Vincent’s showboat antics, leading to an argument and a falling-out. Eddie takes up playing again and soon crosses paths with Vincent as an opponent. Commissioned by David Kanbar (7/7/20)

Release date: October 8, 1986 (USA)
Director: Martin Scorsese
Film series: The Hustler
Awards: Academy Award for Best Actor, National Board of Review Award for Best Actor
Nominations: Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role,


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