Mortdecai


1h 48m 2015

Brief Synopsis

Charismatic British aristocrat and part-time shady art dealer Charlie Mortdecai suffers from a constant lack of funds to support his lush lifestyle, so when Alistair Maitland, a college friend and officer in MI5, asks him to find a stolen Goya painting, he accepts. But Charlie's not the only one with designs on the painting; an American heiress and a revolutionary want it too, for the artwork is rumored to contain the code to a bank account filled with Nazi gold.

Film Details

Also Known As
Bezwstydny Mortdecai, Charlie Mortdecai, Mortdecai - A Arte da Trapaça, Mortdecai - Der Teilzeitgauner, Mortdecai Mustache Mystery, The, Mortekajs, Usuotasis Ponas Mortdecai, Üçkagitçi
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Action
Mystery
Spy
Adaptation
Release Date
2015
Production Company
Joshua Thatcher ; Matt Adams ; Rachael Watmough
Distribution Company
LES FILMS S+VILLE/LIONSGATE/MWM
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Synopsis

Charismatic British aristocrat and part-time shady art dealer Charlie Mortdecai suffers from a constant lack of funds to support his lush lifestyle, so when Alistair Maitland, a college friend and officer in MI5, asks him to find a stolen Goya painting, he accepts. But Charlie's not the only one with designs on the painting; an American heiress and a revolutionary want it too, for the artwork is rumored to contain the code to a bank account filled with Nazi gold.

Crew

Mark Abbott

Assistant Location Manager

Terry Abbott

Security

Alex Abelman

Carpenter

Allen Abrantes

Production Assistant

Diana Acrey

Hair

Matt Adams

Cameras And Lenses

Michael Adkisson

Compositing Supervisor

Naga Sundeep Agadi

Visual Effects

Mark Agostino

Music

G. A. Aguilar

Unit Director

G. A. Aguilar

Stunt Coordinator

Jon Alexander

Score Recording

Neishaw Ali

Visual Effects Producer

Nick Allen

Production Assistant

Sam Allen

Stand-In

Tom Allen

Visual Effects

David Bruce Allsberry

Animal Trainer

Lesley Altringham

Hair & Makeup

Leonel Alvarez

Driver

Naline Amaral

Production Coordinator

George Ambrose

Rigging Electrician

Derek Ambrosi

Editor

H. Leah Amir

Craft Service

Noam Amram

Driver

Juan Carlos Anaya

Caterer

Julie M Anderson

Production Supervisor

Matt Anderson

Production Finance

Paul Andrews

Driver

Nathan Antunez

Driver

David Appleby

Still Photographer

Ben Appleton

Film Lab

David Arch

Soloist

David Ariniello

Grip

James Armstrong

Stunt Double

Scott Armstrong

Stunt Coordinator

Alan Arnold

Props

John Arnold

Grip

Eric Aronson

Screenplay

Gary Arthurs

Stunt Performer

Isabella Artizone

Costumes

Giles Asbury

Storyboard Artist

Diana Ascher

Post-Production Accountant

Dave Ashby

Grip

Chuck Askerneese

Property Master

Gregg Atwell

Assistant Camera

Matthew Atzenhoffer

On-Set Dresser

Tony Auger

Special Effects Technician

George Augsburger

Carpenter

Victor Axelrod

Soloist

Ram Baboo

Matchmove Artist

Natasha Back

Assistant Camera

Rod Bacote

Assistant Location Manager

Helen Bailey

Stunt Performer

Mike Baird

Driver

Graeme Baitz

Compositor

Al Baker

Painter

Justine Baker

Adr

Vivian Baker

Makeup Artist

Theresa Balaszi

Accountant

Anthony Baldino

Production Assistant

Florian Ballhaus

Director Of Photography

Florian Ballhaus

Dp/Cinematographer

Elena Balshem

Costume Designer

Michael Balzer

Compositor

Stephanie Bamberg

Production Coordinator

Susan Bannout

Medic

Andrew Banwell

Camera

Ben Baptie

Music Engineer

Colette Barber

Music

Elizabeth Barber

Production Assistant

Thomas Barber

Camera

Tom Barber

Camera Trainee

Cassandra Barbour

Researcher

John Barclay

Soloist

Debajit Barman

Editorial Assistant

Kevin Barrera

Rigging Electrician

Helen Barrett

Hair & Makeup

Matthew Barry

Craft Service

Mike Bartak

Painter

Lloyd Bass

Stunt Performer

Peter Baynham

Screenplay (Uncredited)

Peter Baynham

Other

Robin Beauchesne

Makeup Artist

Anthony Beaudoin

Production Finance

Joanna Beckett

Location Manager

Andrew Bell

Best Boy

David Bell

Location Manager

Tom Bell

Carpenter

Rachel Beniuk

Compositor

Joel Berg

Visual Effects

John Berger

Set Decorator

Joseph Bergman

Gang Boss

Beverly Bernacki

Compositor

John Bevans

Engineer

Nikhil Bhatnagar

Visual Effects

Dhritman Bhaumik

Visual Effects

Dani Biernat

Stunt Performer

Gary Bird

Carpenter

Anthony Bishop

Driver

Chris Blackman

Driver

Joshua Blair

Music Engineer

John Blake

Makeup Artist

Colin Blankenship

Production Assistant

Kathryn Blight

Costumes

Greg Bluhm

Driver

Ron Bochar

Sound Editor

Steven Bocsi

Assistant

Preetam Tej Boddu

Visual Effects

Daren Bojarski

Driver

Kyril Bonfiglioli

Source Material

Thomas Bosanquet

Location Assistant

Ed Bottenheim

Accounting Clerk

Phil Boucher

Music Engineer

Katie Boughen

Medic

Jeff Bova

Driver

Thomas Bowes

Music

Steve Bowman

Special Effects Technician

Hannah Boyton

Painter

Kristen Leigh Branan

Visual Effects Producer

Rob Brandon

Props

Max Brennan

Costume Designer

Tommy Brenneck

Soloist

Tom Brewster

Assistant Director

Deanna Brigidi

Casting Associate

William Broberg

Props Assistant

Richard Bronskill

Music

Laura Brooks

Production Assistant

Sophie Brooks

Craft Service

Michael W. Broomer

Driver

Beryl Brown

Accounting Assistant

Garrett Brown

Production Assistant

Jill Brown

Stunt Performer

Kriss Brown

Other

Philip Brown

Art Assistant

Rebecca Brown

Costume Supervisor

Jason Brunelle

Rigging Gaffer

Daniel Bryant

Props

Dean Bryant

Carpenter

Richard Bucher

Stunt Performer

Dan Budd

Accounting Assistant

Francesca Budd

Assistant Production Coordinator

Richard Burden

Stunt Double

Steve Buscaino

Makeup Artist

Westleigh Bushell

Carpenter

David Butterworth

Music

Michael Byrch

Stunt Performer

Greg Byrne

On-Set Dresser

Robert Caballero

Medic

Dave Calaway

Driver

Adam Camacho

Grip

Julie Camesa

Finance Manager

Joe Camp

Assistant Director

Chase Campbell

Rigging Grip

Jeff Campbell

Visual Effects Supervisor

Mike Campbell

Rigging Grip

Jerome Cant

Location Assistant

Alan Canty

Driver

Joe Carey

Boom Operator

Tommy Carlin

Rigging Electrician

Jocelyn Carpenter

Hair

George Carrera

Assistant Location Manager

Keiron Carter

Stand-In

Gloria Pasqua Casny

Hair

Marc Cass

Stunt Performer

Alexander J Castillo

Electrician

John Cenatiempo

Stunt Performer

Simon Chamberlain

Soloist

Lindy Chambers

Production Assistant

Kam Chan

Foley Editor

Tom Newton Chance

Carpenter

Yashvhanth Chandrasekaran

Compositor

Lewis Chapman

Music Engineer

Kathy Chasen-hay

Visual Effects

Dhaval Chaudhari

Visual Effects

Abhishek Chauhan

Editor

Hiraman Chauhan

Editorial Assistant

Arvind Chaurasiya

Editorial Assistant

Emily Ann Cheese

Location Assistant

Laura Cheese

Location Assistant

Chris Cheshire

Driver

Mark Cheshire

Medic

Punam Chhatralia

Contact Lenses

Charlotte Child

Costumes

Nick Chopping

Stunt Performer

Tony Christian

Stunt Performer

Jamie Christopher

Assistant Director

Kalpesh Churi

Rotoscope Artist

Claudia Cimmino

Production Coordinator

Jeremy Cisneros

On-Set Dresser

Mario Cisneros

Grip

Stefano Civetta

Score Recording

Temple Clark

Storyboard Artist

Tina Clark

Production Assistant

Nicola Clarke

Hair Stylist

Allison Clayton

Assistant

Nick Clayton

Carpenter

Peter Cobbin

Music Scoring Mixer

Ian Coffey

Assistant Camera

Emily Coldwell

Location Assistant

Dale Cole

Rigging Grip

Film Details

Also Known As
Bezwstydny Mortdecai, Charlie Mortdecai, Mortdecai - A Arte da Trapaça, Mortdecai - Der Teilzeitgauner, Mortdecai Mustache Mystery, The, Mortekajs, Usuotasis Ponas Mortdecai, Üçkagitçi
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Action
Mystery
Spy
Adaptation
Release Date
2015
Production Company
Joshua Thatcher ; Matt Adams ; Rachael Watmough
Distribution Company
LES FILMS S+VILLE/LIONSGATE/MWM
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Wide Release in United States January 23, 2015

Released in United States on Video May 12, 2015

Based on the novel "The Great Mortdecai Moustache Mystery" written by Kyril Bonfiglioli and Craig Brown and published by Black Spring Press Ltd. September 30, 1997.

Sacha Baron Cohen previously attached to star.

Far Shariat was previously attached to produce.

Project was previously in development at Warner Bros.

Wide Release in United States January 23, 2015

Released in United States on Video May 12, 2015