A brassy pool shark, traveling the small-town circuit, lures players into sucker bets and heads for a big-time showdown with Minnesota Fats, the champ. Paul Newman plays the con artist in one of his most celebrated roles. This 1961 movie classic received nine Oscar(R) nominations, including Best Actor (Newman).
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