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Captain Fantastic


Captain Fantastic (2016)
★★★★ / ★★★★

Too few movies end in such a way that we know exactly what the main character is feeling, thinking, and hoping for precisely because we had gone through a defining journey with him or her. 551 more words

Well, I'm Certainly Not Going Through Life With One Hand Tied Behind My Back. -- James Dean

Captain Fantastic

Before writing about the response I had to Captain Fantastic, I want to briefly discuss a scene that occurs maybe twenty minutes into the movie. It takes place at night, inside a bunker lit with lamps. 285 more words

The Last Days of Disco (1998)

Dir. Whit Stillman. Starring Chloe Sevigny, Chris Eigeman, Kate Beckinsale

No one with a name seems able to have fun in The Last Days of Disco… 1,344 more words

Film

Family Matters 3 : Captain American

 Hank: Happy Father’s Day to Me! With Matt Ross’ “Captain Fantastic,” – the stirring tale of a superheroic father (Viggo Mortenssen) who guides his six children through the death of their mother. 338 more words

2010s

'Captain Fantastic' a solid if unspectacular film

Matt Ross’ “Captain Fantastic” tells the story of Ben (Viggo Mortensen), a dad who raises his 6 kids in the woods of the Pacific Northwest away from civilization, which he believes to be tainted. 193 more words

Films

The Wonky, Nonsensical, Nauseating World of 'Silicon Valley'

Strap yourselves in and get ready for another ride on the sick-making carousel of late capitalism! That’s right, folks: HBO’s Silicon Valley is back to put your puny pecuniary problems into perspective. 772 more words

Television