David O. Russell

Director · Producer · Writer

The Wrap: Do the Hustle

Brent Lang.

Brent Lang.

The Wrap: Do the Hustle

There's never been a film quite like American Hustle. The bellbottoms, big hair, coke snorting and propulsive pop soundtrack evoke earlier '70s throwbacks, like boogie Nights and Anchorman. And the story of crooked politicians, charming con artists and the feds who bring them together is reminiscent of caper movies like Ocean's Eleven ...more