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En los bosques al noroeste de las tierras estadounidenses, Ben, interpretado por Viggo Mortensen, cría a sus seis hijos en soledad luego de que su esposa haya caído en una enfermedad mental de la cual está siendo tratada en la… 492 more words

Captain Fantastic: All Aboard the Fantasy Train

Colorless green ideas sleep furiously

-Noam Chomsky

Sometimes – okay, more than sometimes – I feel myself wanting to pull away from modern society. Or more specifically,  455 more words


Stick It To The Man.

‘Captain Fantastic’ – 2016, Matt Ross

So, this one had been on my radar for a couple of months. Just hovering around my peripherals, but something about it had me wary. 522 more words

Captain Fantastic (2016)

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Some still dream about reconciling with nature with the promise that it will in return shower them generously with its many gifts.  The movie Captain Fantastic explores this premise with a point of view that is quite different from previous movies like Tarzan or Robinson Crusoe, in Captain Fantastic the protagonist chooses willingly to go back to nature, and the movie discusses the effect this choice has not only on the protagonist, but also on the modern society when the protagonist is forced to return to it. 557 more words


Captain Fantastic (2016)

The article in English

يحلم الإنسان أحيانا بالعودة إلى أحضان الطبيعة مع وعد أن تغدق عليه من ثرواتها، فيلم Capatin Fantastic يطرح هذا الافتراض من وجهة نظر تختلف عن أفلام من نوعية Tarzan أو Robinson Crusoe في Captain Fantastic يختار البطل Ben طواعية العودة إلى الطبيعة، و يناقش الفيلم تأثير هذا الاختيار عليه و على المجتمع المعاصر عندما يضطر إلى التعامل معه مجددا. 9 more words


Captain Fantastic

This review first appeared in the Sunday Star-Times, September 2016

119 mins
4.5 stars

This unexpectedly marvellous indie flick was written and directed by Matt Ross who plays the narcissistic Gavin Belson in TV’s marvellous… 305 more words

Film Comment

Matt Ross On His Double Life As Acclaimed Director Of ‘Captain Fantastic’ And Playing Gavin Belson

On Friday afternoon, publicist Peggy Siegal held a banquet for the film Captain Fantastic at Manhattan’s Explorers’ Club. After the lunch and a panel discussion, I spoke to Matt Ross, … 995 more words