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The Mule (2018)

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A 90-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran is caught transporting $3 million worth of cocaine through Illinois for a Mexican drug cartel.

Director:

Clint Eastwood

Writers:

Sam Dolnick (inspired by the New York Times Magazine Article "The Sinaloa Cartel's 90-Year Old Drug Mule" by), Nick Schenk
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Cast

Credited cast:
Bradley Cooper ... Colin Bates
Clint Eastwood ... Earl Stone
Manny Montana ... Axl
Michael Peña ... Trevino
Taissa Farmiga ... Ginny
Andy Garcia ... Laton
Laurence Fishburne ... DEA Special Agent
Alison Eastwood ... Iris
Jill Flint ... Pam
Dianne Wiest ... Mary
Clifton Collins Jr. ... Gustavo
Ignacio Serricchio ... Julio
Noel Gugliemi ... Bald Rob
Ashani Roberts ... Pretty Nurse
Robert LaSardo ... Emilio
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Storyline

A 90-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran is caught transporting $3 million worth of cocaine through Illinois for a Mexican drug cartel.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Inspired by a True Story See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language throughout and brief sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Filmnegah [Iran] | Official Facebook | See more »

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

14 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Mule See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$17,509,431, 16 December 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$102,743,150, 13 February 2019

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$97,924,689, 17 January 2019
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Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (7.1 surround)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Andy Garcia was ready to accept any role in order to do a movie with Clint Eastwood. See more »

Goofs

When the leader of the cartel is first shown shooting skeet, his second shot goes off before the barrel moves to the left. See more »

Quotes

Earl Stone: Are you sure you're Mexican? You're acting like you're under The Fuhrer or something.
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Soundtracks

More Today Than Yesterday
Performed by Spiral Staircase
Earl listens to the song as he drives his truck.
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Cant get enough of his movies
31 December 2018 | by sandrashockeySee all my reviews

This movie has so many great life lessons and insights. I was upset at the ending of the movie then realized that it was yet another lesson. Great movie, great cast and i hope to see more clint eastwoods movies. Very talented man


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