• Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)

Mickey Blue Eyes

Release Date: August 20th, 1999

DVD Release Date: December 28th, 1999

PG-13 |1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary

English art dealer Michael Felgate (Hugh Grant) is dumbfounded to learn that his girlfriend, Gina Vitale (Jeanne Tripplehorn), cannot accept his marriage proposal because her entire family is involved with the Mafia. Undeterred and in love, Michael meets Gina's father, mob boss Frank (James Caan), who immediately takes a shine to the young suitor. But before he can give his blessing, Frank has plans for Michael that may or may not end in wedding bells.

Cast: Hugh Grant, James Caan, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Burt Young, James Fox, Joe Viterelli, Gerry Becker, Maddie Corman

Director: Kelly Makin

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Castle Rock Entertainment

Keywords: New York City, Underdog, Love, Amusing, Girlfriend, 1990s, Creative, Transformation, Father, Lighthearted, Heartwarming

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    New York Post

    An enjoyable minor-league lark. But another "Notting Hill?" Fuhgeddaboutit. show more

  • 59
    Mr. Showbiz

    The farce hits the fan, and you just wait for the thing to be over. show more

  • 63
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    While Grant is sublime, the "Godfather" spoof he's in sleeps with the fishes. show more

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