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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
Taissa Farmiga ... Ginny
Michael Peña ... DEA Agent
Jill Flint ... Pam
Alison Eastwood ... Iris
Andy Garcia ... Laton
Laurence Fishburne ... DEA Special Agent
Clifton Collins Jr. ... Gustavo
Dianne Wiest ... Mary
Ignacio Serricchio ... Julio
Robert LaSardo ... Emilio
Noel Gugliemi ... Bald Rob
Katie Gill ... Sarah
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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:

Nobody Runs Forever See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

12 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

7 March 2019 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

La mula 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:

$97,782,510, 22 January 2019

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$97,924,689, 17 January 2019
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

-It is based on The New York Times article "The Sinaloa Cartel's 90-Year-Old Drug Mule" by Sam Dolnick, which recounts the true story of Leo Sharp, a World War II veteran in his 80s who became a drug courier for the Sinaloa Cartel. See more »

Goofs

When Earl completes his second run, in the new black truck, he parks at the motel and exits without putting the keys in the glove compartment. (console) See more »

Quotes

Earl Stone: Yeah next time you see me, I'll be texting my brains out!
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Connections

Featured in Toby Keith: Don't Let the Old Man In (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

More Today Than Yesterday
Performed by Spiral Staircase
Earl listens to the song as he drives his truck.
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Yet another great Eastwood movie
15 December 2018 | by sun-creekSee all my reviews

Another well made movie from Clint Eastwood. His performance is top notch as well. Not his best, but well worth watching. Thanks Clint!


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