R | | Comedy, Drama
In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the world, challenging his idea of what it means to be a parent.
Viggo Mortensen's crazy, awesome, red-patterned shirt that he's wearing in the funeral scene of Captain Fantastic is the same shirt he wore in the 1992 movie Indian Runner of which snippets were used in the Bruce Springsteen music video for the song "Highway ... ...
Today, the boy is dead. And in his place... is a man.
After Rellian goes to live with his grandparents, Ben's daughter hurts herself climbing the roof. Ben takes the kids to their grandparents house to live as a result. On screen, Rellian enters with them as Ben leads them all in, suggesting he's never been there before. This could be seen as inaccurate, since Rellian had already been living there at this point, however as they all came from the hospital together they could easily all be marched in by the dad together into the house.
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