Starring: Robert Pattinson, Barkhad Abdi, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ben Safdie
Story: Crime drama directed by Ben Safdie and Josh Safdie which follows bank robber Constantine “Connie” Nikas (Robert Pattinson), who after a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother, Nick (Benny Safdie) in prison. Connie then embarks on a twisted odyssey through New York City’s underworld in an increasingly desperate and dangerous attempt to get Nick out of jail. Over the course of one adrenalized night, Constantine finds himself on a mad descent into violence and mayhem as he races against the clock to save his brother and himself, knowing their lives hang in the balance.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Connie Nikas: You’re incredible, do you understand? You hear me?
Nick Nikas: Yeah.
Connie Nikas: I’m serious. Do you think I could have done that without you standing next to me, being strong? Are you feeling this? Are you feeling good as I’m feeling right now? Tell me.
Nick Nikas: Yeah, I’m cold.
Connie Nikas: Are you cold?
Nick Nikas: Yeah.
Connie Nikas: Let’s get to Virginia, man.
Connie Nikas: [to Nick] Just keep your head down.
[a police car pulls up next to them]
Officer Patrick: Turn around.
Connie Nikas: He’s alright. We didn’t do anything.
[suddenly Nick runs off]
Officer Patrick: Woh, woh! Get back here!
[the cop starts racing after Nick and Connie starts to run off too]
Connie Nikas: So I told you about my brother, yeah? Something happened, I don’t know exactly what. He’s been arrested, he’s being held at Rikers Island.
Corey: Oh, my God. That’s awful.
Connie Nikas: I’ve just got to get him out of there before something bad happens. He could get killed in there. I have to save him.
Connie Nikas: I got to come clean with you about something.
Connie Nikas: So I told you about my brother, yeah? I told you about the program he’s forced to attend and how he shouldn’t be there. Something happened, I don’t know exactly what. My brother’s been arrested, he’s being held at Rikers Island. He could get killed in there.
Man: [to Connie] You need another ten grand. You get another ten grand, your brother will get out.
Connie Nikas: I think something very important is happening and it’s deeply connected to my purpose. It’s important.
Prison Psychologist: Don’t count your chickens before they hatch. Do you understand that?
Nick Nikas: No.
Prison Psychologist: [to Nick] Listen, I want you to come with me. Now you are going to love it.
Prison Psychologist: [to Nick] This place where you are now can be a lot of fun if you let it. You’re going to have a good time.
Connie Nikas: Who do you think I’m doing this for? I want him out tonight.
Connie Nikas: Don’t be confused. It’s just going to make it worse for me.
Ray: Did you ever do time before?
Man: [voice over] Every day I think about untwisting and untangling these strings I’m in and to lead a pure life. Look ahead in a clear sky, I ain’t going to get there, but it’s a nice dream. It’s a nice dream.
Good Time is set to open in the US August 11, 2017.