Contraband

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"What would you hide to protect your family?"
  • R
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 50 min
  • 6.5  (117,867)
  • 51

Contraband is a 2012 action-thriller film directed by Baltasar Kormakur and stars Mark Wahlberg, and Kate Beckinsale. This is a remake of the Icelandic 2009 film, Reykjavik-Rotterdam where Baltasar Kormakur starred. Chris Farraday played by Mark Wahlberg decided to quit his previous occupation of running contraband, and focus on an honest career. Everything was going well with his job and family until his brother-in-law Andy, played by Caleb Landry Jones, finds himself in trouble when he messes up a drug deal with his boss Tim Briggs, played by Giovanni Ribisi and ends up in the hospital. Andy is terrified realizing they not only warned him but will kill him eventually. After getting out of the hospital, he decides the only thing he can do is to leave the country. Chris decides to talk to Andy’s boss and tell him he will try and get the money back to him to settle Andy’s debt. Reluctantly Tim agrees but tells Chris if anything goes wrong, he will target his family. Chris starts thinking the only way he can help his brother

Contraband
Kate Beckinsale On Her Character
Kate Beckinsale On Her Character

Behind the Scenes - 3 min 32 sec

Giovanni Ribisi On His Character
Giovanni Ribisi On His Character

Behind the Scenes - 1 min 47 sec

Contraband
Contraband

Trailer - 2 min 32 sec

Baltasar Kormakur On The Original Film
Baltasar Kormakur On The Original Film

Behind the Scenes - 3 min 28 sec

Chris Talks To Sebastian At An Aa Meeting
Chris Talks To Sebastian At An Aa Meeting

Clip - 39 sec

Hero (TV Spot)
Hero (TV Spot)

Trailer - 30 sec

Description
Contraband is a 2012 action-thriller film directed by Baltasar Kormakur and stars Mark Wahlberg, and Kate Beckinsale. This is a remake of the Icelandic 2009 film, Reykjavik-Rotterdam where Baltasar Kormakur starred. Chris Farraday played by Mark Wahlberg decided to quit his previous occupation of running contraband, and focus on an honest career. Everything was going well with his job and family until his brother-in-law Andy, played by Caleb Landry Jones, finds himself in trouble when he messes up a drug deal with his boss Tim Briggs, played by Giovanni Ribisi and ends up in the hospital. Andy is terrified realizing they not only warned him but will kill him eventually. After getting out of the hospital, he decides the only thing he can do is to leave the country.

Chris decides to talk to Andy’s boss and tell him he will try and get the money back to him to settle Andy’s debt. Reluctantly Tim agrees but tells Chris if anything goes wrong, he will target his family.

Chris starts thinking the only way he can help his brother

Contraband is a 2012 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 50 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5 and a MetaScore of 51.

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  • Release Date
    2012
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 50 min
  • Language
    Italian
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (117,867)
  • Metascore
    51