This is a story about two boys 14 years old, Ellis and Neckboune who accidentally meet during one of his walks a man hiding on an island in the Mississippi. His name is Mud: a broken tooth, a snake tattoo on his arm, a pistol and “lucky” shirt. And Mud believes in love – this is just what you need Ellis to forget about the tense situation in the family. Soon they begin to tinker with the boat on which Mud plans to leave the island. However, the boys are not able to understand what is true and what is false in the Mud’s words.
Original Title: Mud
Release Date: 1 May 2013
IMDB Ratings: 7,8/10 from 11 041 users
Director: Jeff Nichols
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland, Sam Shepard, Sarah Paulson, Michael Shannon, Ray McKinnon, Joe Don Baker, Paul Sparks, Bonnie Sturdivant
Runtime: 130 min