Captain Fantastic Movie

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Who's Involved:

Frank Langella, Viggo Mortensen, Nicholas Hamilton, Kathryn Hahn, Steve Zahn, Annalise Basso, Erin Moriarty, Charlie Shotwell, Missi Pyle, George MacKay, Ann Dowd, Matt Ross, Samantha Isler, Shree Crooks

Release Date:

Friday, July 8, 2016 (Limited)

language and brief graphic nudity

Runtime: 1 hr, 59 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

A father (Viggo Mortensen), devoted to teaching his six children how to live and survive in the deep forests of the Pacific Northwest, is forced to leave his self-created paradise. When confronted with the real world, he begins a journey that challenges his ideas of freedom and what it means to raise a family.


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Who stars in Captain Fantastic: Cast List

"Falling" , "Jauja"  

"1917" , "True History of the Kelly Gang"  

"Slender Man" , "Ouija: Origin of Evil"  

"Dig Two Graves"  

"Endless" , "IT"  


"Eli" , "The Nest"  

"Youth in Oregon" , "Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet"  

"Cowboys" , "Hereditary"  

"The Kings of Summer" , "The Miracle Season"  

"Soul Plane" , "Nobody's Fool"  

"A Bad Moms Christmas" , "Our Idiot Brother"  

Who's making Captain Fantastic: Crew List

A look at the Captain Fantastic behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Matt Ross last directed Tomorrow and Tomorrow. The film's writer Matt Ross last wrote Renaissance Men.


Matt Ross


Matt Ross

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Production: What we know about Captain Fantastic?

Filming Timeline

  1. February 2015: The film was in Completed status.
  2. June 2014: The film was in Development status.
  3. Filming to begin in July

Captain Fantastic Release Date: When was the film released?

Captain Fantastic was released in 2016 on Friday, July 8, 2016 (Limited release). There were 9 other movies released on the same date, including The Secret Life of Pets, Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates and How He Fell In Love.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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