R | | Crime, Drama
A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild F.B.I. Agent, Richie DiMaso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and the Mafia.
Several friends and colleagues of the late Angelo Errichetti (Carmine Polito in the film) specifically praised Jeremy Renner's nuanced performance, claiming he had "virtually cloned" the looks and mannerisms of Errichetti. In dramatic scenes in particular, ... ...
What are you doing, going behind my back? Telling people I'm screwing up this operation? I got you a suite at the fucking Plaza Hotel.
Irving Rosenfeld: The shittiest suite at the Plaza Hotel.
The sheik's private jet seen in the film, a Gulfstream GIV or V (they look virtually identical), didn't exist in the late 70s when the story takes place.
The film opens with the late 1970s Columbia Pictures logo, as well as 70s-stylized logos for Atlas Entertainment and Annapurna Pictures.
The leaked Academy Awards DVDSCR had the following differences.
$740,455 (USA) (15 December 2013)