Former smuggler Chris Farraday travels to Panama in search of millions of dollars worth of fake currency in order to shield his brother-in-law from a drug lord.
Mark Wahlberg stars in this 2012 American action thriller film directed by Baltasar Kormákur.
The trailer for the film ‘Contraband' is already available on Youtube. The trailer can also be watched below:
Chris Farraday (Mark Wahlberg), an ex-smuggler, renounced his illicit activities long ago. But when his brother-in-law Andy (Caleb Landry Jones) botches a narcotics deal for a mafia boss (Giovanni Ribisi), Chris is left to pay the price, forcing him back into the game.
Chris puts together a crew with the aid of his best friend (Ben Foster) to flee to Panama and reclaim a large sum of fake currency. He must use his rusty talents to finish the job before his family suffers when things go wrong.
‘Contraband’ features the following cast:
Mark Wahlberg as Chris Farraday
Kate Beckinsale as Kate Farraday
Ben Foster as Sebastian Abney
Caleb Landry Jones as Andy
Giovanni Ribisi as Tim Briggs
Diego Luna as Gonzalo
J. K. Simmons as Captain Redmond Camp
Lukas Haas as Danny Raymer
Robert Wahlberg as John Bryce
Jaqueline Fleming as Jeanie Goldare
William Lucking as Bud Farraday
David O'Hara as Jim Church
Kirk Bovill as Crewman
Lucky Johnson as Tarik
Viktor Hernandez as Edwin
Ólafur Darri Ólafsson as Olaf
Jason Mitchell as Walter
‘Contraband’ Release Date
Reykjavk-Rotterdam, a 2008 Icelandic film with Baltasar Kormákur in the lead, served as the inspiration for the movie. On January 13, 2012, Universal Pictures made it available in the US.
‘Contraband’ releases on Netflix and will be available to stream on-site on Friday, July 1, 2022.
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