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First Look: Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams and Christian Bale Go Retro for 'American Hustle'

July 30, 2013 (6:53 am) GMT
The Abscam movie from director and writer David O. Russell also stars Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro and Jeremy Renner.

"", David O. Russell's upcoming drama that is based on a true story of an FBI's 1980 undercover sting operation called Abscam, has debuted first official images via USA Today. The retro vibe is clearly evident in the two images as cast members featured in them stun in their vintage looks.

who stars as the notorious financial con artist Irving Rosenfeld is pictured with in the first pic and his on-screen mistress in the other one. While the "" actress flaunts her beauty in a plunging v-neck dress, the "" actor is seen rocking curly hair that, as Russell reveals, is "not a perm, just for the record."

Formerly known as "American Bullshit", the pic follows Bale's character and Adams' who are forced to work with an out of control federal agent, played by Cooper, to turn the tables on other con artists, mobsters, and politicians.

At the epicenter of the entire tale is the passionate and volatile leader of the New Jersey state assembly, who is also the local hero and mayor of impoverished Camden.

will show up as Bale's "loose cannon of a Long Island house wife." and are also featured in the movie, which will hit select theaters on December 13 before going wide on Christmas Day.



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