Ratings

TMDB Rating 7.8
IMDB Rating 8
RottenTomatoes Rating 98%

Financials

Revenue: $7,600,000

Budget: $2,000,000

Profit: + $5,600,000


Movie Details

Tag Line: They called him Fast Eddie. He was a winner. He was a loser. He was a hustler.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 8

Release Date: Sep 25, 1961

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Run Time: 2h 14m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: 20th Century Fox , Rossen Films


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Synopsis

Fast Eddie Felson is a small-time pool hustler with a lot of talent but a self-destructive attitude. His bravado causes him to challenge the legendary Minnesota Fats to a high-stakes match.


Main Cast

Paul Newman

Paul Newman

Eddie 'Fast Eddie' Felson

Age : 83 | Popularity : 28%

Jackie Gleason

Jackie Gleason

Minnesota Fats

Age : 71 | Popularity : 8%

Piper Laurie

Piper Laurie

Sarah Packard

Age : 90 | Popularity : 17%

George C. Scott

George C. Scott

Bert Gordon

Age : 71 | Popularity : 29%

Myron McCormick

Myron McCormick

Charlie Burns

Age : 54 | Popularity : 3%

Murray Hamilton

Murray Hamilton

Findley

Age : 63 | Popularity : 12%

Michael Constantine

Michael Constantine

Big John

Age : 95 | Popularity : 11%

Stefan Gierasch

Stefan Gierasch

Preacher

Age : 88 | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Camera Director of Photography
Eugen Schüfftan
Eugen Schüfftan
Camera Operator
Saul Midwall
Saul Midwall
Still Photographer
Muky
Muky
Grip
Martin Nallan
Martin Nallan
Assistant Camera
William Cronjager
William Cronjager
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Ruth Morley
Ruth Morley
Makeup Artist
Robert Jiras
Robert Jiras
Hairstylist
Donoene McKay
Donoene McKay
Art Art Direction
Albert Brenner
Albert Brenner
Production Design
Harry Horner
Harry Horner
Set Decoration
Gene Callahan
Gene Callahan
Sound Original Music Composer
Kenyon Hopkins
Kenyon Hopkins
Music
Kenyon Hopkins
Kenyon Hopkins
Sound Designer
Jim Shields
Jim Shields
Dick Vorisek
Dick Vorisek
Sound
Jim Shields
Jim Shields
Dick Vorisek
Dick Vorisek
Music Editor
Angelo Ross
Angelo Ross
Sound Editor
Edward Beyer
Edward Beyer
Editing Editor
Dede Allen
Dede Allen
Assistant Editor
Dick Stone
Dick Stone
Directing Assistant Director
Charles H. Maguire
Charles H. Maguire
Director
Robert Rossen
Robert Rossen
Script Supervisor
Marguerite James
Marguerite James
Writing Screenplay
Robert Rossen
Robert Rossen
Sidney Carroll
Sidney Carroll
Novel
Walter Tevis
Walter Tevis
Production Producer
Robert Rossen
Robert Rossen
Production Manager
John Graham
John Graham
Crew Stunts
Herbert Holcombe
Herbert Holcombe
Technical Advisor
Willie Mosconi
Willie Mosconi
Lighting Electrician
David Golden
David Golden
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