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Mr. Nice

Meet Howard Marks, international drug smuggler
Rhys Ifans, Chloë Sevigny and David Thewlis
Directed by Bernard Rose

Rhys Ifans is a truly great actor who’s been relegated to many small, overly quirky roles (think the weirdo roommate in “Notting Hill” or the occult-inspired character in “Harry Potter”).  In “Mr. Nice,” Ifans gets a chance to shine as a leading man, but although the film bears a more than passing interest there’s no denying it lacks a certain spark. Writer/Director Bernard Rose, best known for ... more >