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Mortdecai

R| 1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary

Juggling some angry Russians, the British Mi5, his impossibly leggy wife and an international terrorist, debonair art dealer and part time rogue Charlie Mortdecai (Johnny Depp) must traverse the globe armed only with his good looks and special charm in a race to recover a stolen painting rumored to contain the code to a lost bank account filled with Nazi gold.
 
 

Cast: Johnny Depp , Gwyneth Paltrow , Ewan McGregor , Olivia Munn , Paul Bettany , Jeff Goldblum , Jonny Pasvolsky , Michael Culkin

Director: David Koepp

Genres: Comedy, Action, Adventure

Distributor: Lionsgate Films

Mortdecai (2015)

Release Date: January 23rd, 2015|1 hr. 46 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 4 )
  • Johnny Depp has done so much for us. Let us now return the favor and pretend Mortdecai, a disastrously misjudged career low, never existed. show more

  • Mortdecai is an anachronistic mess that never succeeds in re-creating the breezy tone or snappy rhythm of the classic caper movies that it aims to pastiche. show more

  • Mortdecai is by no means a disaster — the occasional joke lands, and there’s at least some fun to be found in the frenetic farce of all the conspiracies and the running-around... Still, I spent most of the movie waiting for it to find its rhythms and set a witty pace for itself that would allow the humor to build and the outrageous situations to pay off grandly. show more

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  • February 09, 2015 tjake13
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    Depp mumbles too much; incoherent. Poorly written comedy; why?

  • February 01, 2015 rebecpon
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    Normally I love Johnny Depp....but this was really dumb. He is so above a movie like this. Very disappointing. I laughed a couple times....but mostly because of the absurdity. Ugh

  • February 01, 2015 Donna
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    It wasn't as bad as the critics made it out to be. It wasn't the best film either. There were some parts that were funny. But it was a long movie just watching Johnny Depp. There was little other character building.

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Mr. Moviefone and Charlie Mortdecai's Most Gentlemanly Twitter Spat

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on January 23, 2015

When two dapper gentlemen disagree, the next logical step is to duke it out... on Twitter. Aristocratic art dealer Charlie Mortdecai and debonair entertainment enthusiast Mr. Moviefone have been tu...

Weekend Movies & TV: 'Mortdecai,' 'Cake,' 'Black Sails,' & More (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jonny Black on January 22, 2015

This weekend, Johnny Depp stars as an eccentric, mustachioed art dealer in the action-comedy "Mortdecai," Jennifer Aniston grapples with chronic pain and tragedy in "Cake," the pirate adventure series...

'Mortdecai' Review: Johnny Depp Is Very Silly Indeed

Posted by
Drew Taylor on January 22, 2015

The ad campaign for "Mortdecai," the new Johnny Depp comic caper film, is so befuddling, both opaque and overbearing, that a recent Vulture article spent several hundred words trying to decode what, e...

Wanna See 'Mortdecai' for Free? Here's How

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on January 16, 2015

Your tickets to "Mortdecai" could be free -- if you act fast. Moviefone and Lionsgate are offering up free tickets to special screenings across the country, so you can catch Johnny Depp and Gwyneth...

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