Genre: Comic political drama
Rating: M 132’ mature themes and coarse language
Director: Adam McKay
VICE explores the epic story about how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice-President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today. Dick Cheney notably exploits world politics for financial gain.
Golden Globes – Best Actor Musical/Comedy
“Adam McKay’s flame-throwing take on Dick Cheney, played by a shockingly brilliant Christian Bale, polarises by being ferociously funny one minute, bleakly sorrowful the next, and ready to indict the past in the name of our scarily uncertain future.” Rolling Stone
“Through wit, surprise and an irrepressible ballsiness comes a scorching humour that neither curdles nor becomes exhausted.” Hollywood Reporter