The comedy adventure Fool's Gold
follows Ben "Finn" Finnegan (Matthew McConaughey, Ed TV
) as an affable, modern-day treasure hunter who is obsessed with finding the legendary 18th century Queens Dowry40 chests of priceless treasure that was lost at sea in 1715. In his quest, Finn has sunk everything he has, including his marriage to Tess (Kate Hudson, How To Lose A Guy In 10 days
). Just as Tess has begun to rebuild her life, working aboard a mega-yacht owned by billionaire Nigel Honeycutt (Donald Sutherland, Commander In Chief
), Finn discovers a vital clue to the treasures whereabouts. Much to Tess consternation, Finn maneuvers himself aboard Nigels yacht and, using his roguish charm, convinces the tycoon and his celebutante daughter, Gemma (Alexis Dziena, Invasion
), to join him in the pursuit of the Spanish riches. Even Tess cant resist the lure of finally uncovering the treasure that had eluded them for so long. But they are not the only ones after the prize. Finns one-time mentor, Moe Fitch (Ray Winstone, Beowulf
), and a ruthless local gangster named Bigg Bunny (Kevin Hart, In The Mix
) are intent on beating Finn to the trove. Let the treasure hunt begin...
Stills from Fool's Gold
Matthew McConaughey and Kate Hudson go for the gold (and the diamonds emeralds and rubies) as a just-divorced couple who bicker and banter their way through an adventure- and laugh-packed undersea treasure hunt. McConaughey is Finn in love with his ex (Hudson) and in deep with gangster Bigg Bunny. After eight years of searching Finn gets a clue to the whereabouts of the Queen?s Dowry a fabulous fortune that mysteriously disappeared in the Caribbean in 1715. Now all he has to do is get the gold get the girl and get going before Bigg Bunny gets him.