In Tomb Raider (2018), Rog and Bill discussing about fox hunting i.e i.e person is supposed to carry a fox tail on the back of her bike while a team of bikers chase after them :

Rog: Got 30 hounds signed up. Just gotta find a fox now.

Bill: Tough one, that. Need someone quick enough to make it interesting.

Rog: Yeah. No fun if they ain't quick.

Why is "that" placed at the end of the sentence? Why can't written as that is tough one?


Your variant is more grammatically and formally correct. The variant in the story is rather informal / colloquial, and definitely a literary construct.

It has the purpose to move the accent from "that" onto "tough one".

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