The Hero is a lonesome cowboy's look at life
Toronto StarThe Hero is a lonesome cowboy's look at life and love: reviewToronto StarBut he does it with such depth of feeling, it could bring the actor an Oscar nomination, as it did last year for another Sundance premiere: Viggo Mortensen in Captain Fantastic. The Hero opens with his Lee Hayden attempting to tape a radio spot that ...and more »
Posted on 22 June 2017 | 11:03 am
The Unpopular Opinion: Gus Van Sant's
/FILMThe Unpopular Opinion: Gus Van Sant's 'Psycho' Remake is a Fascinating, Bold Experiment/FILMVan Sant's Psycho wasn't even the only Hitchcock remake of 1998: Andrew Davis' A Perfect Murder, with Michael Douglas, Gwyneth Paltrow and Viggo Mortensen (who also appears in the '98 Psycho) was a remake of Hitchcock's Dial M For Murder.
Posted on 22 June 2017 | 9:00 am
Eight major roles that Daniel Day-Lewis
JOEEight major roles that Daniel Day-Lewis famously turned downJOEWhile the role of Aragorn would eventually go on to be played to perfection by Viggo Mortensen, he was far from director Peter Jackson's first choice. Stuart Townsend, Russell Crowe, Nicolas Cage (?!) and Vin Diesel (?!?!) were all on the potential ...and more »
Posted on 21 June 2017 | 7:54 am
Peter Farrelly on Learning to Love TV, Plus
IndieWirePeter Farrelly on Learning to Love TV, Plus His Big Move Into Feature Drama — With Mahershala Ali and Viggo ...IndieWire“I'm actually doing a film in the fall with Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali,” Farrelly told an audience at the ATX Television Festival, where “Loudermilk” was screening. “Green Book,” with Oscar winner Ali and Mortensen in the lead roles, is ...
Posted on 12 June 2017 | 8:01 am
'A History of Violence' to be screened
'A History of Violence' to be screened TuesdayNUjournalBefore the movie, members of the Film Society will give background on the film and the collaborations between director David Cronenberg and actor Viggo Mortensen. “A History of Violence” is the first of three films made by Cronenberg and Mortensen.
Posted on 9 June 2017 | 10:02 pm
Matt Damon Shares Cool 'Bourne' Sequel Plot
Viggo Mortensen. While promoting "The Martian," Matt Damon gave Buzzfeed some updates on the untitled "Bourne" sequel, which starts production next week. Damon said he and director Paul Greengrass had always looked at the "Bourne" movies as about the Bush ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:35 am
Donald Trump wants to buy the pope’s
Actor Viggo Mortensen, who plays Aragorn in the “Lord of the Rings” films, is another famous fan after spending part of his youth in Argentina. In June, Trump alienated many Latinos by claiming of Mexico, “They’re sending people that have lots of ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:22 am
An oil company chaired by Lord Howard of
Dazu schreibt buzzfeed.com: You know, the REAL stars of the show Marley was played by 22 different dogs in Marley & Me Fox 2000 Pictures And 48 pigs were used to film Babe, because baby pigs grow up so quickly Universal Pictures Viggo Mortensen adopted the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:33 am
Z for Zachariah’ Review: Love in the Time
It’s concerned mainly with a father (Viggo Mortensen) and son (Kodi Smit-McPhee) slogging across a slag-heap American landscape after the planet has suffered an unexplained apocalypse that killed the flora, the fauna and most of the color spectrum ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:56 am
Shooting for Change in Western Sahara
It has attracted celebrities like Penélope Cruz and Viggo Mortensen to watch films in the middle of a desert refugee camp, sipping sickly tea and fruit juice instead of Champagne — alcohol is not allowed in this deeply Muslim region. It was a sweltering ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:02 pm