American Hustle is an hollywood crime-dramatic movie written and direction by David O. Russell. The movie has Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Jeremy Renner. Story A fictional film set in the alluring world of one of the most stunning scandals to rock the nation, American Hustle tells the story of brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale), who along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser (Amy Adams) is forced to work for a wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso (Bradley Cooper). DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia that is as dangerous as it is enchanting. Jeremy Renner is Carmine Polito, the passionate, volatile, New Jersey political operator caught between the con-artists and Feds. Irving`s unpredictable wife Rosalyn (Jennifer Lawrence) could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world crashing down.
The film tracks the scandal through the point of view of Irving Rosenfeld and his mistress and partner in "love and commerce" Sydney Prosser through jigsaw flash cut edits with zoom effects and numerous he-said-she-said voiceovers.
The politician is Carmine Polito, the mayor of Camden, New Jersey, who loves his city, its people and is willing to go over the edge to see his city flourish.