Matchstick Men

Matchstick Men

Title: Matchstick Men

Release: 2003

Rating: 7.3

Language: English

Country: USA, UK

Runtime: 116

Genre: Action,Comedy,Crime,Drama,Thriller

Matchstick Men

Release 2003
Rating 7.3
Language English
Country USA, UK
Runtime 116
Genre Action,Comedy,Crime,Drama,Thriller



Meet Roy and Frank, a couple of professional small-time con artists. What Roy, a veteran of the grift, and Frank, his ambitious protégé, are swindling these days are "water filtration systems," bargain-basement water filters bought by unsuspecting people who pay ten times their value in order to win bogus prizes like cars, jewelry and overseas vacations--which they never collect. These scams net the flim-flam men a few hundred here, another thousand there, which eventually adds up to a lucrative partnership. Roy's private life, however, is not so successful. An obsessive-compulsive agoraphobe with no personal relationships to call his own, Roy is barely hanging on to his wits, and when his idiosyncrasies begin to threaten his criminal productivity he's forced to seek the help of a psychoanalyst just to keep him in working order. While Roy is looking for a quick fix, his therapy begets more than he bargained for: the revelation that he has a teenage daughter--a child whose existence he...

Director :

Ridley Scott

Writer :

Eric Garcia (book), Nicholas Griffin (screenplay), Ted Griffin (screenplay)

Actors :

... Roy Waller

... Frank Mercer

... Angela

... Dr. Klein

... Chuck Frechette

... Mrs. Schaffer

... Mr. Schaffer