History Series / Hustle

23rd Apr '16 7:53:01 PM trevelyan
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* SerialEscalation: In Season 1, £500k is a significant sum of money, worthy of a season-ending 'big con'. By the time Seasons 6-7 come around, half a million is just an average score from a standard episode. And then of course, in the series finale in Season 8 it gets turned [[UpToEleven Up To Eleven]] as the team go for a truly monstrous score - £10 million, enough to walk away for good.
24th Mar '16 3:13:05 AM Mdumas43073
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Not to be confused with the 1975 neo-noir film starring Creator/BurtReynolds, the ESPN original miniseries about Pete "Charlie Hustle" Rose, or [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} the Japanese comedy-oriented wrestling promotion]].

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Not to be confused with the 1975 neo-noir film starring Creator/BurtReynolds, the ESPN Creator/{{ESPN}} original miniseries about Pete "Charlie Hustle" Rose, or [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} the Japanese comedy-oriented wrestling promotion]].
24th Mar '16 3:12:28 AM Mdumas43073
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Not to be confused with the ESPN original miniseries about Pete "Charlie Hustle" Rose, or [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} the Japanese comedy-oriented wrestling promotion]].

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Not to be confused with the 1975 neo-noir film starring Creator/BurtReynolds, the ESPN original miniseries about Pete "Charlie Hustle" Rose, or [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} the Japanese comedy-oriented wrestling promotion]].
17th Feb '16 3:28:29 PM fruitstripegum
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* CoolOldGuy: Albert



* CoolOldGuy: Albert



* TheDogWasTheMastermind: In the episode "Conning the Artists" [[spoiler: the honour killing was all an elaborate cover for a con a 10 year old girl came up with so her and her brother could escape their landlord/boss who the team had conned that very week. With the money the team took from him and their new mark's money]]



* TheDogWasTheMastermind: In the episode "Conning the Artists" [[spoiler: the honour killing was all an elaborate cover for a con a 10 year old girl came up with so her and her brother could escape their landlord/boss who the team had conned that very week. With the money the team took from him and their new mark's money]]
17th Feb '16 12:38:19 PM MikeW
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* RealAfterAll: In one episode, the team takes down a corrupt newspaper publisher by making him believe in an old urban myth: That the Queen Mother was killed in a bombing in World War II and the Royal Family had an actress take on the role to maintain public morale. They're a bit thrown when MI-5 agents question them, figuring it's just because they're doing something with the Royals and later laugh at how the publisher was ready to buy this. But at the end of the episode, we see what is quite clearly Queen Elizabeth II at a small cemetery, placing flowers on the grave of the "actress..."
6th Sep '15 5:40:18 AM derry667
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* AndStarring: Robert Vaughn gets credited as "And Robert Vaughn as Albert Stroller" in later series.

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* AndStarring: Robert Vaughn Creator/RobertVaughn gets credited as "And Robert Vaughn as Albert Stroller" in later series.
21st Jun '15 11:38:38 PM foxley
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* BuryMeNotOnTheLonePrairie: Invoked in "The Fall of Railton FC". Needing some footage of a fake football game, Emma pretends that her grandfather's last wish was to have his ashes scattered on the turf of his beloved football club, and cons the caretaker into letting her and the rest of the crew on to the pitch to do so. She then has to keep the caretaker distracted while the boys run around the pitch in football strip to get the footage they need.
2nd Jun '15 9:59:22 AM nombretomado
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* {{Expy}}: One member of a pair of criminals was the spitting image of [[TheItCrowd Moss]], right down to the nasal voice and GeniusDitz personality.

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* {{Expy}}: One member of a pair of criminals was the spitting image of [[TheItCrowd [[Series/TheItCrowd Moss]], right down to the nasal voice and GeniusDitz personality.
31st May '15 2:25:10 PM rjung
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* CasualCarGiveaway: The crew do it in "Big Daddy Calling", swapping their Cadillac for an old beat-up pickup truck as they flee Las Vegas.

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* CasualCarGiveaway: The crew do it in "Big Daddy Calling", swapping their Cadillac for an old beat-up pickup truck as they flee Las Vegas.UsefulNotes/LasVegas.
24th Feb '15 1:12:14 PM foxley
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* BeatBag: In "Law and Corruption", a DirtyCop attempts to blackmail the crew into doing his dirty work by planting cocaine in Mickey's briefcase and arresting them. They turn the tables on him by managing to swap the cocaine for confectioners sugar ''[[CrowningMomentOfAwesome while in jail]]''. As Mickey points out, it is not illegal to be in possession of several kilos of confectioners sugar.
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