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The Grifters


Rated: 7
Run time: 110 min
Director: Stephen Frears
Actors: Anjelica Huston, John Cusack, Annette Bening, Jan Munroe, Robert Weems, Stephen Tobolowsky, Jimmy Noonan, Richard Holden, Henry Jones, Michael Laskin, Eddie Jones, Sandy Baron, Lou Hancock, Gailard Sartain, Noelle Harling, Ivette Soler, Pat Hingle, Paul Adelstein, Jeremy Piven, Gregory Sporleder, David Sinaiko, Jeff Perry, Jon Gries, Micole Mercurio, Charles Napier, J.T. Walsh, Teresa Gilmore, Elizabeth Ann Feeley, Billy Ray Sharkey, Frances Bay, Xander Berkeley, Steven Anderson, Steve Buscemi, Fawn, John Gillespie, Lee Hollingsworth, Juliet Landau, Reg Park, Martin Scorsese
Year: 1990


Lily works for a bookie, placing bets to change the odds at the track. When her son is hospitalized after an unsuccessful con job and resultant beating, she finds that even an absentee parent has feelings for her child. This causes her own job to go wrong as well. Each of them faces the down side of the grift. Written by John Vogel