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American Hustle is a american film of genre Drama directed by David O. Russell released in USA on 20 december 2013 with Christian Bale

American Hustle (2013)

American Hustle
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Released in USA 20 december 2013
Length 2h18
Directed by
Genres Drama,    Thriller,    Comedy,    Comedy-drama,    Historical,    Crime
Rating71% 3.5978953.5978953.5978953.5978953.597895

American Hustle is a 2013 American black comedy crime film directed by David O. Russell. It was written by Eric Warren Singer and Russell, inspired by the FBI ABSCAM operation of the late 1970s and early 1980s. It stars Christian Bale and Amy Adams as two con artists who are forced by an FBI agent (Bradley Cooper) to set up an elaborate sting operation on corrupt politicians, including the mayor of Camden, New Jersey (Jeremy Renner). Jennifer Lawrence plays the unpredictable wife of Bale's character. Principal photography on American Hustle began on March 8, 2013, in Boston and Worcester, Massachusetts, and New York City.

The film had its nationwide release in the United States on December 13, 2013 and was universally praised by critics, particularly for its cast. It received ten nominations at the 86th Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Actor (Bale), Best Actress (Adams), Best Supporting Actor (Cooper), and Best Supporting Actress (Lawrence), but did not win in any category. It received three BAFTA Awards, three Golden Globe Awards including Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy, and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.


The opening screen says: "Some of this actually happened." In 1978, con artists Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale) and Sydney Prosser (Amy Adams) have started a relationship and are working together. Sydney has improved Rosenfeld's scams, posing as English aristocrat "Lady Edith Greensly". Irving loves Sydney, though is hesitant to leave his unstable and histrionic wife Rosalyn (Jennifer Lawrence), fearing he will lose contact with her son Danny, whom Irving has adopted. Rosalyn has also threatened to report Irving to the police if he leaves her.


Christian Bale

(Irving Rosenfeld)
Amy Adams

(Sydney Prosser)
Jennifer Lawrence

(Rosalyn Rosenfeld)
Bradley Cooper

(Richie DiMaso)
Jeremy Lee Renner

(Carmine Polito)
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