PG | | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Two grifters team up to pull off the ultimate con.
According to Ray Walston, Paul Newman decided to play a joke on Robert Redford while shooting the film. Both actors drove Porsches and lavished attention on them obsessively. One day while Redford was gone, Newman took the keys to his co-star's Porsche and hid the car making Redford think that someone had stolen it.
The name's Lonnegan! Doyle Lonnegan! You're gonna remember that name or you're gonna get yourself a new game! You follow?
During the poker game, the jacket on top of the seat behind Floyd changes between close-ups and long shots.
The opening animated logo for Universal Pictures is in 1930s style, matching the movie's setting, instead of the 1970s version.