Roy (John Cusack): "I want to learn everything."
Con Man (Eddie Jones): "You want to be a Grifter?"
Roy (John Cusack): "A Grifter. Yes."
Con Man (Eddie Jones): "We're not partners. That's your first lesson. They cut your score in half, right down the middle. Worse than that, you take a partner, ya put an apple on your head and hand the guy a shotgun. Grifters, huh? You're one, alright. Grifters have an irresistible urge to be the guy that's wise......"
The Grifters (1990) Directed by Stephen Frears