David Cronenberg was originally going to shoot the Eastern Promises sequel towards the end of 2012. For undisclosed reasons, Focus Features pulled the plug on the film, which would’ve brought back Viggo Mortensen, Vincent Cassel, and other actors from the excellent 2007 crime movie. Show More Summary
In a scene from The Two Towers, Viggo Mortensen’s character, Aragorn, and his companions find what seems like the charred remains of two of their Hobbit friends. In the script, the moment calls for Aragorn to simply kick a helmet on the ground and scream out of rage and grief... but ... More »
Review the most popular updates from the prior week. Viggo Mortensen, Adam Driver + More Come Together for W Magazine Movie Issue After Party: Mango Man Reveals a Dapper Edge Preview: Jude Law Joins Models for Prada’s Spring Campaign...Show More Summary
Adam Driver snags another W cover after connecting with the magazine for October 2015. This time around, Driver joins Viggo Mortensen for W’s 2017 Movie issue. Photographer Craig McDean and fashion director Edward Enninful collaborate for the story, which profiles buzz-worthy actors to kick off awards season. Show More Summary
“Captain Fantastic” protagonist Ben Cash lives off the grid, raising his six children in the woods at the highest standards of intellectual and physical training. Some might question his methods, or at least consider them extreme. But at the heart of Ben’s tutelage is critical thinking, and star...
Some movies need to be discovered for the little gem that they are, and there is no question Captain Fantastic, which has been gaining a lot of awards heat this week, is one of them. To help that cause I was pleased to moderate the session...Show More Summary
Every week between now and February 26, 2017, when the winners of the Academy Awards are announced, Vulture will consult its crystal ball to determine the changing fortunes in this year's Oscars race. In our Oscar Futures column, we'll let you in on insider gossip, parse brand-new developments, and track ... More »
Manchester by the Sea” lands the most nominations, with “Fences” and “Moonlight” close behind.
Golden Globes 2017 live updates: Reactions from nominees Natalie Portman, Nick Nolte and Mandy Moore Dec. 12, 2016, 5:30 p.m. The nominations for the 74th Golden Globe Awards were announced this morning. Issa Rae, Natalie Portman and Ruth Negga all are nominees for their work on both television...
The Golden Globes nominations haven’t been as wildly surprising in recent years as it was that one year, when “The Tourist” and “Burlesque” were named two of the best comedy/musicals of the season. Still, when 2016 nominations were announced from the Beverly Hilton on Monday morning, there were...
UNDERRATED Viggo Mortensen in ‘Captain Fantastic’: This 2016 indie, about a father raising six kids off the grid in the impossibly idyllic Pacific Northwestern wilderness, shines as a sort of wish-fulfillment fantasy for a certain outdoors-oriented mind set, which almost makes up for its over-the-top...
On this episode, the GeekScholars host a spoiler-free discussion and review of Captain Fantastic, the story of a family led by Viggo Mortensen, who decide to live their lives completely off-the-grid in the wilderness, sustaining themselves completely by nature. Show More Summary
New on Blu-ray “Captain Fantastic” (Universal DVD, $29.98; Blu-ray, $34.98; also available on VOD) Viggo Mortensen gives one of the best performances of 2016 in writer-director Matt Ross’ family drama “Captain Fantastic,” playing Ben Cash, a leftist backwoods survivalist raising half a dozen kids...
Viggo Mortensen flashes a smile alongside Matt Ross while attending the photo call for their latest film Captain Fantastic held during the 2016 Rome Film Festival at Auditorium Parco Della Musica on Monday (October 17) in Rome, Italy. While promoting the flick, writer-director Matt, 46, expressed his love for Viggo and how he only wanted [...]
Viggo Mortensen is dapper in a blue suit while attending the premiere of his latest film Captain Fantastic held at UGC Cine Cite Bercy on Monday (October 3) in Paris, France. While promoting the flick, the 57-year-old actor opened up about the infantilised behavior that sometimes happens on set of big budget films. “It can. [...]
Danish-American actor Viggo Mortensen covers the October 2016 issue of GQ France. Wearing fall fashions from brands such as Valentino and Marc O’Polo, Mortensen is photographed by Terry Richardson. Mortensen promotes his new movie, Captain Fantastic. Show More Summary
Vicente Amorim, the director of such films as the 2008 Viggo Mortensen drama GOOD and the 2011 thriller DIRTY HEARTS, is currently in production on MOTORRAD, a horror film that is said to have elements reminiscent of ALIEN, PREDATOR, and the works of John Carpenter. Inspired by a dream producer L.G. Show More Summary
Oh, Viggo. You saw the post we ran yesterday about celebrities in Breton stripes and you felt left out: Please allow me to welcome you back in with open arms. Read More...
Viggo Mortensen suits up in black for the big premiere of his new movie Captain Fantastic held at Somerset House on Wednesday (August 17) in London, England. The 57-year-old actor was joined on the red carpet by director Matt Ross. Captain Fantastic follows a father devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical [...]
Viggo Mortensen waves to photographers as he makes his way out of the Today FM Studios after promoting his latest film Captain Fantastic at the Anton Savage Show on Tuesday (August 16) in Dublin, Ireland. The evening before, the 57-year-old actor attended a special screening and Q&A for Captain Fantastic at the Lighthouse Cinema. PHOTOS: [...]