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The Color of Money

Duration: 1 hour, 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Drama in which Paul Newman reprises his role from The Hustler. 'Fast' Eddie Felson, an ageing liquor salesman, is inspired by talented youngster Vincent to revisit the old days and take up the pool cue after a 25-year break. With the aid of the young man's girlfriend, he encourages his new-found apprentice to learn the hustler's art in backwater pool halls. It isn't long before both headstrong protege and mentor are gunning for the same big bucks. Show less

Contributors

Fast Eddie Felson:
Paul Newman
Vincent Lauria:
Tom Cruise
Janelle:
Helen Shaver
Player in Casino Bar:
Paul Herman
Skinny Player on Road:
Iggy Pop
Director of photography:
Michael Ballhaus

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