Lilly Dillon: I was hoping we could play it straight with one another. Roy Dillon: I guess not. Lilly Dillon: I guess you won't be getting a straight job, either. Roy Dillon: Not this week. Lilly
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The Grifters 1990
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Lilly Dillon:
I was hoping we could play it straight with one another.
Roy Dillon:
I guess not.
Lilly Dillon:
I guess you won't be getting a straight job, either.
Roy Dillon:
Not this week.
Lilly Dillon:
Not ever.
Roy Dillon:
It's up to me. I'm strictly short con. It's nothing but small time stuff. I can walk away from it anytime I want.
Lilly Dillon:
Where have I heard that before?
Roy Dillon:
Yeah, but I'm in control.
Lilly Dillon:
Sure. You're only 25 years old, already you can lay down four grand without even turning a hair. Grift's like anything else, Roy. You don't stand still. You either go up or down. Usually down, sooner or later.
Roy Dillon:
Well, I'll let it be a surprise, then.

Transcript:
I thought--
I was hoping we couId
pIay it straight with one another.
I guess not.
I guess you won't be
getting a straight job either.
Not this week.
- Not ever.
- It's up to me.
I'm strictIy short-con.
It's nothing
but smaII-time stuff.
I can waIk away from it anytime.
- Where have I heard that before?
- Yeah, but I'm in controI.
Sure. You're onIy 25 years oId.
AIready you can Iay down four grand
without even turning a hair.
Grift's Iike anything eIse, Roy.
You don't stand stiII.
You either go up or down--
usuaIIy down-- sooner or Iater.
WeII, I'II Iet it be
a surprise then.
You gonna
head east from here?
After the meet.
Back to BaItimore.
It's nice to see you again.
You IittIe prick.

Clip duration: 97 seconds
Views: 40
Uploaded: 13 December, 2020
Genres: crime, drama, thriller
Summary: A small-time conman has torn loyalties between his estranged mother and new girlfriend, both of whom are high-stakes grifters with their own angles to play.


Actors

Lilly Dillon - Anjelica Huston
Roy Dillon - John Cusack