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Synopsis: A small-time conman has torn loyalties between his estranged mother and new girlfriend–both of whom are high-stakes grifters with their own angles to play.
Writer(s): Jim Thompson (novel), Donald E. Westlake (screenplay)
Director: Stephen Frears
Stars: Anjelica Huston, John Cusack, Annette Bening , See full cast and crew
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0099703/
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The Grifters (march 1989 second draft)