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by Bernard Rose


Nuclear physicist, marijuana connoisseur, school teacher, money launderer, gentleman, fugitive and spy.… Raconteur, travel agent, writer, philosopher of science and supposed 20th century gay icon.… Rock Music tour promoter, public speaker, board game appreciator and the biggest dope smuggler on the planet. Mr. Nice. From: Kenfig, South Wales, 1945. To: Oxford University, Germany, London, Ireland, Pakistan, Amsterdam, Thailand, Ibiza, Majorca, Manila, America. Jail. Contact with: the mafia, CIA, IRA and MI6. 43 aliases, 4 kids, 89 phone lines, 25 companies throughout the world and over one million books sold. 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.

international title: Mr. Nice
original title: Mr. Nice
country: United Kingdom
sales agent: Independent Film Company
year: 2010
genre: fiction
directed by: Bernard Rose
film run: 121'
release date: GB 08/10/2010, IE 08/10/2010, SE 03/12/2010, SI 13/01/2011, DK 03/03/2011, FR 13/04/2011, PL 20/05/2011, DE 23/06/2011, BE 10/08/2011, NL 15/09/2011, CZ 21/04/2012, ES 20/07/2012
screenplay: Bernard Rose
cast: Rhys Ifans, Chloë Sevigny, David Thewlis, Omid Djalili
cinematography by: Bernard Rose
film editing: Teresa Font Guiteras
art director: Max Gottlieb
costumes designer: Caroline Harris
music: Philip Glass
producer: Luc Roeg, Mark Albela, Denise O'Dell
production: Independent Film Company
distributor: Entertainment One - eOne Films, UFO Distribution, Neue Visionen Filmverleih GmbH, Paradiso Filmed Entertainment Belgique, Paradiso Entertainment BV, Film Europe, Film Europe s.r.o.