Overall Rank: 2904
Average Rating: 2.7/4
# of Ratings: 159
Theatrical Release Date: 10/17/1986
Genre: Sport, Drama
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Martin Scorsese
Actors: Tom Cruise, Paul Newman, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Forest Whitaker, John Turturro, Helen Shaver
Plot: An old crack shot pool player is in search of the next him when he finds the kid in a pool hall as he tries mentoring him for pool tournaments and hustling pool hall jobs.
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/06/2019
Not even close to the movie "The Hustler" was, the dialogue is so bland and the movie is so hollow that you forget you're watching something by Martin Scorsese.
Andrew - wrote on 06/08/2012
The Color of Money is a solid, yet unspectacular film. It is entertaining, but isn't nearly as good as most of Scorsese's other films. Paul Newman is fantastic in his Oscar winning performance as "Fast" Eddie Felson. Tom Cruise is annoying and cocky. The story provides a good insight into the dark underbelly of pool hustling.
mitchellyoung - wrote on 12/27/2011
It's a servicable sequel that misses the smoky tension of the first film. Scorsese directs more of a standard poolhall drama and, though Newman is spectacular, as always, the film is missing the freshness and power of the Hustler.
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