- 1h 46min
- Directed by: David Koepp
- Written by: Kyril Bonfiglioli (novel)
- Cast: Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor, Olivia Munn, Jeff Goldblum, Paul Bettany, Aubrey Plaza, Oliver Platt, Ulrich Thomsen
- UK release: 23 January 2015
Devious bounder Charlie Mortdecai (Depp), together with faithful Cockney manservant Jock (Bettany), becomes embroiled in a kooky con involving art forgery. This thoroughly unamusing spoof of a 60s caper flick features projectile vomiting and boob jokes instead of comedy.
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Reviews & features
Mortdecai22 Jan 2015
Johnny Depp is reunited with director David Koepp in this crude, charmless caper
Ay, caramba! Johnny Depp has given us quite a catalogue of eccentric and goofy characterisations in his time. But none of them has been as thoroughly unamusing and charmless as his Charlie Mortdecai, eponymous anti-hero of a badly misjudged action comedy.
Johnny Depp's 20 moustaches19 Jan 2015
Johnny Depp's 'Mortdecai' moustache was such a "huge part" of the film, he had 20 of them. The 51-year-old actor worked hard with make-up artist Joel Harlow to craft the perfect facial hair for his character, art dealer aristocrat Charlie…
Johnny Depp misses Mortdecai re-shoots15 Oct 2014
Johnny Depp disrupted re-shoots on his movie 'Mortdecai' when he failed to show up because he was ill. The 51-year-old actor was due to be on set at Pinewoood Studios in Buckinghamshire, South East England, this week to film scenes again for the…
Olivia Munn has obsession with Johnny Depp's moustache8 Jul 2014
Olivia Munn is obsessed with Johnny Depp's moustache in 'Mortdecai'. The 34-year-old beauty stars alongside the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor in the upcoming action-comedy in which he takes on the role of art dealer Charles Mortdecai, and she's…
Olivia Munn to star in Mortdecai?22 Aug 2013
Olivia Munn is in negotiations to star in 'Mortdecai'. 'The Newsroom' actress - best known for playing Sloan Sabbith - is wanted to join an all-star cast alongside Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow and Ewan McGregor in David Koepp's adaptation of Kyril…
Gwyneth Paltrow and Ewan McGregor to join Mortdecai25 Jul 2013
Gwyneth Paltrow and Ewan McGregor are in talks to join the cast of 'Mortdecai'. The 'Iron Man' actress and the 'Trainspotting' star are expected to head up an all-star cast alongside Johnny Depp in David Koepps' crime drama. The film is based on a…
Johnny Depp to star in Mortdecai11 Jul 2013
Johnny Depp is in negotiations to star in 'Mortdecai'. The 50-year-old actor is near to signing on to play the lead role of Charles Mortdecai, a suave art trader-turned- rogue who frequently finds himself caught up in crime, in David Koepp's…
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