Director: Adam McKay
2018, USA, 132 minutes, R
2/10/2019 3:00pm – OC
Cast: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carrel, Sam Rockwell, Tyler Perry
Distributor: Annapurna Pictures
Governor George W Bush of Texas picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co, to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney’s impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defence secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world.
VICE explores the epic story about how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today.
“You cannot simply sit and absorb this movie. Love it or hate it, you are one of its characters.” – Leah Pickett, Chicago Reader