When the trailer for Captain Fantastic begins, it feels like an Edward Sharpe music video: parents raising their six kids off the grid, in the forest, playing with mud, wearing hats made of fox faces. But the story takes a turn when Mom dies, and Dad (Viggo Mortensen) has to ... More »
We saw Captain Fantastic at this year’s Sundance, and loved it. Much of what we loved — namely, Viggo Mortensen and the film’s indie underdog spirit — shines brightly in this new trailer for the film. Directed by Matt Ross — perhaps better known as Silicon Valley‘s Gavin Belson — Captain Fantastic stars Mortensen as a father who has raised […]
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Viggo Mortensen doesn't work nearly as much as many others in Hollywood. However, when he does make his way into a film, it's usually one to watch out for. His latest film, CAPTAIN FANTASTIC, is his first since 2014's FAR FROM MEN, had fairly positive buzz at this year's Sundance Film Festival, and very soon it will be facing a theatrical release. Show More Summary
Captain Fantastic didn’t make our best of Sundance list earlier this year, but both Peter and Ethan enjoyed the film. Overall, the reviews were slightly mixed, and now having seen the trailer, it’s easy to see why. Captain Fantastic,...Show More Summary
"Right now, this is your first real test." Bleecker Street Media has debuted the first official trailer for Matt Ross' Captain Fantastic, one of my favorite films from Sundance this year, starring Viggo Mortensen as a father of kids raising them to be totally disconnected from the woes of society. Show More Summary
Some days there just isn't any important news around. No Doctor Strange trailers, no important musings about Viggo Mortensen. Some days all you get is a quadriplegic man being able to use his fingers and hand for the first time...
Ever have those days when you wake up, and you know something is wrong? You can't put your finger on it; you can't describe it to your loved ones; and even the third coffee of the day doesn't dislodge it...
Bleecker Street has staked out a July 8 release date for Captain Fantastic, its Sundance drama starring Viggo Mortensen. He plays a father in the forests of the Pacific Northwest who is raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education. Show More Summary
“Being a father.” That was Matt Ross’s biggest influence in bringing Captain Fantastic to the screen. The actor, who is known for playing steely types such as tech exec Gavin Belson on HBO’s Silicon Valley and corrupt Mormon sect leader...Show More Summary
Who didn’t stop by Deadline’s Sundance Film Festival studio? Sunday reeled in the filmmakers and talent from such titles as Indignation, Love & Friendship, Suited, Captain Fantastic, Sing Street and much more. This year, we set up shop...Show More Summary
Film festivals are all-day affairs, stuffed with one movie, interview, party and hurried pizza slice after the next. By the time I took my seat for Sundance's Saturday evening premiere of "Captain Fantastic" -- my seventh screening in three days -- I was glassy-eyed and ready for a nap. Show More Summary
It's hard to imagine anyone but Viggo Mortensen as Aragorn in The Lord of the Rings films, but once upon a time, someone else was supposed to part the part. Devoted fans probably know that Irish actor Stuart Townsend was originally cast in the film, but days into filming, he exited and Mortensen stepped in. Show More Summary
This year’s Oscar nominations will be announced on January 14. Will the Academy uphold conventional wisdom or think outside of the box? With Oscar This, we highlight unlikely candidates—the dark horses we’d love to see compete. Not to...Show More Summary
Viggo Mortensen waves to some fans at the premiere for his film Lejos De Los Hombres on Thursday (November 26) in Madrid, Spain. The 57-year-old actor stars in the foreign language film, which takes place in Algeria in 1954. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Viggo Mortensen The film follows two very different men [...]
Never has an actor shown how dependent he is on good writing than Viggo Mortensen. Without J.R.R. Tolkien putting words in his mouth, the erstwhile Aragorn of Lord of the Rings sounds confused at best, and often downright idiotic. Never...Show More Summary
As police unions have launched a campaign to boycott the films of award-winning director Quentin Tarantino, he is refusing to back down from his criticism of police brutality. Defending Tarantino in an interview with “Democracy Now!” actor Viggo Mortensen says, “You have to speak up.”
Quentin Tarantino is still in hot water with law enforcement groups after speaking out about police brutality, but Viggo Mortensen told HuffPost Live on Thursday the boycott of Tarantino's new film by police unions is simply "a diversion...Show More Summary
The best repertory and art-house screenings, special presentations, lectures, and limited engagements in Toronto. At rep cinemas this week: two slasher classics and a mind-bender starring Viggo Mortensen and a witch. Halloween Directed by John Carpenter TIFF Bell Lightbox (350 King Street West) Friday, October 30, 10:45 p.m. Show More Summary