Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Video, c1999.
1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col., 4 3/4 in.
DVD, 4.1 surround.
Includes English and French language soundtracks.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986.
Based on the novel by Walter Tevis.
Academy Award, 1986: best actor.
MPAA rating: R.
Paul Newman, Tom Cruise, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio.
Screenplay, Richard Price ; producers, Irving Axelrad and Barbara De Fina ; director, Martin Scorsese.
An aging pool shark who believes "money won is twice as sweet as money earned" forms a profitable yet volatile partnership with a young pool hustler.
MW, 12-03; 4-14(rpl)
18148 Touchstone Home Video