Films opening Thursday May 9 2019 in Canberra

Ron Cerabona
May 8 2019 - 12:30pm

The Hustle (M): Another in the line of female remakes (eg Ghostbusters) this comedy is a remake of the 1988 comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (with Michael Caine and Steve Martin), itself a remake of the 1964 film Bedtime Story (with Marlon Brando and David Niven). Two con artists - the high-class Josephine (Anne Hathaway) and the low-class Lonnie (Rebel Wilson) team up to get revenge on the men who wronged them. It's directed by Welsh comedian Chris Addison (who directed many episodes of Veep).

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Ron Cerabona

Ron Cerabona

Arts reporter

As arts reporter I am interested in and cover a wide range of areas - film, visual art, theatre and music, among others - to tell readers about what's coming and happening in the vibrant and varied world of the arts in Canberra. Email: ron.cerabona@canberratimes.com.au

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