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.
10 July 2016 | subxerogravity
8 | Captain Fantastic is a very amusing look at trying to find a balance between two different worlds.
Mortensen plays Ben, A father of six children, whose wife suffers from mental illness and Ben thought it would be good...
During several parts of the movie, Viggo Mortensen's character is seen drinking Mate, a traditional South American beverage. The actor lived in Argentina many years, so this is probably a nod to his own past there. Mate is also known in Middle-East Lebanon and ... ...
Today, the boy is dead. And in his place... is a man.
The college acceptance letters that Bo receives in July 2015 all invite him to join the Class of 2016. Assuming he applied to start college in the Fall of 2015, there are two obvious errors with these letters. First, Ivy League-type colleges usually accept students in late-March or early-April, so receiving letters in July is unlikely. Second, even if the timing wasn't a problem, the Class identified in the letters is wrong; Bo would be in the Class of 2019 if he started in the Fall of 2015.
$93,824 (USA) (8 July 2016)
$5,875,006 (USA) (21 October 2016)
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