Arthur is a American romantic comedy film written by Peter Baynham and directed by Jason Winer. It is a remake of the film of the same name written and directed by Steve Gordon. It stars Russell Brand in the title role, with Helen Mirren, Jennifer Garner, Greta Gerwig, and Nick Nolte in supporting roles. Comedy · A drunken playboy stands to lose a wealthy inheritance when he falls for a woman his family doesn't like. . $12,,, 10 April , Wide Release A new remix of the Academy Award winning song from Arthur (), "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)", is heard into the movie's closing credits and. Movie Info. In this fresh new look at a classic story, Russell Brand reinvents the role of loveable billionaire Arthur Bach, an irresponsible charmer who has always relied on two things to get by: his limitless fortune and the good sense of his lifelong nanny and best friend Hobson (Helen Mirren), to keep him out of trouble.
6 Apr The thing about Moore, who people persisted in calling “Cuddly Dudley” although he hated it, is that he was just plain lovable. The thing about Russell Brand is that he isn't, not much, and he should get credit here for at least being a good deal more likable than he usually chooses to seem. He plays the. 21 Apr Things go wrong when Arthur falls in love with free-spirit Naomi, played by mumblecore star Greta Gerwig. Just as with Brand, though in a different way, the movie's casting directors have utterly failed to understand the talents that brought this performer to their notice in the first place. Gerwig's gentle. 8 Apr Irresponsible charmer Arthur Bach (Russell Brand) has always relied on two things to get by: his limitless fortune and the good sense of lifelong nanny Hobson (Helen Mirren) to keep him out of trouble. Now he faces his biggest challenge—choosing between an arranged marriage with corporate exec.
7 Apr Stars Russell Brand, Helen Mirren, Jennifer Garner. Rating PG Running Time 1h 50m. Genres Comedy, Romance. Movie data powered by Last updated: Nov 2, A version of this review appears in print on April 8, , on Page C10 of the New York edition with the headline: A Lush Life.