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Pain Hustlers

October 27, 2023
2hr 3min
Status: released

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Pain Hustlers Movie Details:

Based onPain Hustlers by Evan Hughes
Country United States
Language English
Release dateSeptember 11, 2023 (TIFF)
October 20, 2023 (United States)
October 27, 2023 (Netflix)
Running time2hr 3min
Age ratingR
StarringEmily Blunt
Chris Evans
Andy García
Catherine O’Hara
Jay Duplass
Brian d’Arcy James
Chloe Coleman
Directed by David Yates
Screenplay byWells Tower
Produced byLawrence Grey
David Yates
Cinematography by George Richmond
Edited by Mark Day
Music byJames Newton Howard
Michael Dean Parsons
Production CompanyGrey Matter Productions
Wychwood Pictures
Distributor Netflix

Pain Hustlers Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Emily Blunt as Liza Drake
  • Chris Evans as Pete Brenner
  • Catherine O’Hara as Jackie, Liza’s mother
  • Andy García as Dr. Neel
  • Jay Duplass as Larkin
  • Brian d’Arcy James as Dr. Lydell
  • Amit Shah as Eric Paley
  • Chloe Coleman as Phoebe, Liza’s daughter
  • Aubrey Dollar as Andy
  • Michael Kosta as Guy Schatz
  • Nick McNeil as Randy


Dreaming of a better life for her and her young daughter, Liza (Emily Blunt) lands a job from Pete (Chris Evans) at a failing pharma start-up, where Liza’s charm, drive, and guts catapult her into the high life and the company into the center of a criminal conspiracy with dire consequences.

Pain Hustlers Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Budget$50 million

About Pain Hustlers Movie:

Pain Hustlers is an American crime drama film co-produced and directed by David Yates from a screenplay by Wells Tower. The film stars Emily Blunt, Chris Evans, Andy García, Catherine O’Hara, Jay Duplass, Brian d’Arcy James, and Chloe Coleman.

The film is based on the 2022 book of the same name by Evan Hughes.

This is David Yates’ first streaming exclusive movie.

In May 2022, Emily Blunt joined the cast and Netflix acquired the film, which was titled Pain Hustlers, in a deal worth at least $50 million.

Pain Hustlers had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 11, 2023, and was released in select theaters in the United States on October 20, 2023, before its streaming debut by Netflix on October 27, 2023. The film received generally negative reviews from critics.