About

A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent, Richie DiMaso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.

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Directed by

David O. Russell

Written by

David O. Russell (Writer)
Eric Warren Singer (Writer)

Runtime

138 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Everyone Hustles To Survive

Cast

Keywords

fbi con artist 1970s new jersey mayor mobster scam

Photos

Lists

#9 on The 50 Most Critically-Acclaimed Films of 2013 They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#385 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Motion Picture of the Year Charles Roven Jonathan Gordon

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Film Editing Jay Cassidy

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Christian Bale

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Production Design