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Color of Money, The

Lists: Film Quest 2017

Brief Synopsis: "Fast Eddie Felson teaches a cocky but immensely talented protégé the ropes of pool hustling, which in turn inspires him to make an unlikely comeback."

Overall Ranking: 2035 (Rank from 1986: # 18)


Rating:
62
Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)
65.5

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 0%
Regular 33.33%
Half-Popped 66.67%
Stale 0%
Burnt 0%




 


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Reviewer Rating Review Secondary Ratings
Rob from GuysFilmQuest70 - The billiards action wasn't as good as the original, despite the camera angles being better. The central conflict wasn't as good. Just all around underwhelming.
David Baruffi61
Dan O'Neill55(full review)



People Involved

  • Paul Newman (Fast Eddie Felson)
  • Tom Cruise (Vincent Lauria)
  • Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio (Carmen)
  • Helen Shaver (Janelle)
  • John Turturro (Julian)
  • Martin Scorsese (Director)