E1 Entertainment have just sent is this rather awesome new poster and trailer for their latest movie starring Rhys Ifans, Mr. Nice. The movie is directed by Bernard Rose and also stars Rhys Ifans, Chloe Sevigny, David Thewlis, Luis Tosar, Crispin Glover, Omid Djalili, Christian Mackay, Elsa Pataky, Jamie Harris and Jack Huston. It was shown recently at the Edinburgh Film Festival and you can read our review of the movie here.
Synopsis: 43 aliases, 89 phone lines, 25 companies worldwide and over one million books sold. Among his associates are members of the Mafia, CIA, IRA and MI6. Nuclear physicist, marijuana connoisseur, school teacher, money launderer, gentleman, fugitive and spy; raconteur, travel agent, writer, philosopher of science, rock promoter, public speaker, board game appreciator and the biggest dope smuggler on the planet… meet Howard Marks, A.K.A Mr. Nice.
From the small town of Kenfig in South Wales to Oxford University, Germany, London, Ireland, Pakistan, Amsterdam, Thailand, Ibiza, Majorca, Manila, America and jail we follow Howard’s prodigious rise. And fall. This is the frequently hilarious, occasionally sad, and often surreal story of Howard’s life so far.
Check out the new poster below (click to see it rather massive!) and the trailer is below it.