Hustlers ★★½

I'm as happy as anyone for the representation, the sex-work-is-work throughline, and the celebration of straight material greed we've let men have in movies forever, but this is shot like bland prestige TV (you can always tell: mostly handheld and exactly one thing to look at per shot) and seems shockingly pleased with itself simply for being about what it's about as opposed to actually interrogating the premise. But who cares what I think, I'm into Scorsese movies, what the fuck do I know about anything. Anyway, speaking from personal experience, they could have made way more money just straight up selling all the pills and K.

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