Mickey Blue Eyes
- 1 hr 42 min
A romantic comedy that cleverly combines the comedic and crime genres, and starring a great ensemble cast of familiar faces from gangster films and television. Auctioneer Michael Felgate (Hugh Grant) and schoolteacher Gina Vitale (Jeanne Tripplehorn) are a newly engaged couple with a big problem; Gina's father Vito (James Caan) and most of her extended family are involved in the New York mafia. Gina warns Michael to be careful not to get involved in their illegal activities but he soon finds himself a pawn in their criminal enterprises. His new mobster relations sense an opportunity for money laundering using Michael's art house and he is unable to turn their offer down. Things quickly escalate as the FBI gets involved and Michael, now nicknamed Mickey Blue Eyes finds himself in way over his head. Directed by Kelly Makin and co-produced by Hugh Grant's then wife Elizabeth Hurley, with music by acclaimed film composer Basil Poledouris.