He does not know precisely what occurred, however when Constantine ‘Connie’ Nikas hears that his brother Nick has been arrested following a financial institution theft gone terribly fallacious, he’s determined to get him out of the New York jail complicated that’s Rikers Island earlier than he will get killed in there. He’s already battered and bruised, so it is just a matter of time earlier than he runs out of luck. The one manner Connie is aware of easy methods to assist him is by getting concerned in but extra legal exercise that leads him on a harmful journey with cops on his tail. With an unlikely confederate, nonetheless, he has an excellent likelihood of reuniting along with his brother – whose vulnerability solely spurs him on. Connie is aware of that it will be all his fault if Nick will get killed and for the reason that pair solely actually have one another, that is not one thing he can let occur.
‘Good Time’ is a gritty crime thriller directed by the award profitable The Safdie Brothers – Benny Safdie and Josh Safdie (‘Heaven Is aware of What’, ‘Daddy Longlegs’) – with the latter having written the screenplay alongside their collaborator Ronald Bronstein and the previous starring as Nick Nikas. The movie gained the Cannes Soundtrack Award at Cannes Movie Pageant because of composer Oneohtrix Level By no means, whereas additionally being nominated for the Palme d’Or. It additionally landed two Worldwide Cinephile Society (ICS) Cannes Awards.