MOVIE REVIEW Uri Klein Captain Fantastic Fails to Live Up to Its Name, Falling Fantastically Short

Matt Ross’ comedy-drama stars Viggo Mortensen as a father raising his six children off the grid. Although it strives for complexity, ‘Captain Fantastic’ achieves only vagueness and emotional ambivalence

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What are we supposed to make of Ben Cash, the protagonist of “Captain Fantastic”? And what does the movie, the second by the actor Matt Ross, want from us? Both questions – and a few others besides – remained...