From Oscar-winning screenwriter and director Adam McKay (The Fall of Wall Street), Vice tells the true story of the controversial Dick Cheney (played by Oscar-winning chameleon Christian Bale), a Republican politician and Washington bureaucrat who quietly wielded overwhelming power in as vice president of the tumultuous regency of George W. Bush, redefining the direction of the United States and the world in many ways we still feel today.
An eight-Oscar-nominated biopic, including Best Picture, which focuses on who is still considered the most powerful vice president in US history today.
The film was released today on the HBO Portugal platform.
Vice is already at HBO Portugal
Vice explores the path of Dick Cheney, from his time as a humble worker in Texas, to becoming the most powerful man on the planet, after, under the guidance of his faithful wife Lynne (Amy Adams), being mounted to the post of US Vice President. Born in Lincoln in 1941, Dick Cheney entered politics in the 1960s as an intern for Congressman William A. Steiger under the administration of Richard Nixon. Shortly after, he joined Donald Rumsfeld’s team, which he would become very close to in the decades to come. Between 1975 and 1977 he became Chief of Staff to Gerald Ford and in 1989 he was appointed Defense Secretary by President George HW Bush, a post he held until 1993. In 2001 he was appointed Defense Secretary. collaborated with the other Bush administration, this time time to assume the post of vice president. In this role, he is known for his decisive role in important decisions relating to both domestic and foreign policy.
With Christian Bale in the lead role, Vice has a luxury cast, which also includes Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell, Tyler Perry, Alison Pill, Lily Rabe, Jesse Plemons and Justin Kirk.
You can watch the movie trailer here.
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