• Mr. Nice (2011)

Mr. Nice

Release Date: June 3rd, 2011

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 1 min

Plot Summary

Oxford University student Howard Marks (Rhys Ifans) becomes an international drug smuggler with alleged connections to MI6, the IRA and the Mafia.

Cast: Rhys Ifans, Chloë Sevigny, David Thewlis, Elsa Pataky, Crispin Glover, Andrew Tiernan, Omid Djalili, Jack Huston

Director: Bernard Rose

Genres: Biography , Drama

Production Co: Kanzaman, Independent, Prescience, Lipsync Productions

Keywords: 1960s, Rise, Emotional, Growing up, Amusing, Small town, Endearing

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Stephanie ZacharekMovieline

    You don't have to believe all of it - or even any of it - to enjoy the rascally charms of Mr. Nice. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    Rhys Ifans is an engaging protagonist, playing Marks as a passive and seemingly unflappable character whose iron nerve and ability to keep cool in a crisis get him out of more than one desperate situation. show more

  • 75
    V.A. MusettoNew York Post

    You don't have to be stoned to watch Mr. Nice, but it might help to be in the same state of mind as its real-life anti-hero, drug kingpin Howard Marks. show more

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