ReelViews for 'Drama/Thriller' movies
It’s hard to argue with director David Mackenzie's approach because what he achieves is damn near perfect for this material.
There’s something delicious about the way "Hustlers" delivers on its promise of glitz, sex, and raunchiness while delving far enough beneath the surface to subvert the genre.
The honesty with which Jewison and his cast address issues of race and bigotry gives the movie more power than the underlying crime story would suggest.
Made for those who prize acting, slow-burn suspense, and narrative over the usual loud, empty summertime fare.