Genre: comedy, drama
Length: 132 min.
Director: Adam McKay
Cast: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell
The story of Dick Cheney (Christian Bale), an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, who quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today.
Awards and festivals:
Academy Award – Best Make Up and Hairstyling
Golden Globe – Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy)
BAFTA Award – Best Editing
St. Louis Film Critics Association Award (SLFCA) – Best Original Screenplay, Best Editing
Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society Award (LAOFCS) – Best Original Screenplay
New York Film Critics Award Online (NYFCO) – Top Film of the Year
Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Award – Joe Barber Award (Best Portrayal of Washington, DC)
Phoenix Critics Circle Award nomination – Best Picture, Best Comedy Film, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Director, Best Screenplay
Screen Actors Guild Award nomination – Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role, Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Chicago Film Critics Association Award (CFCA) nomination – Best Actor, Best Original Screenplay