Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, DEADPOOL tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.
During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.
"The Nice Guys" takes place in 1970s Los Angeles, when down-on-his-luck private eye Holland March (Gosling) and hired enforcer Jackson Healy (Crowe) must work together to solve the case of a missing girl and the seemingly unrelated death of a porn star. During their investigation, they uncover a shocking conspiracy that reaches up to the highest circles of power.
A father and son trek from Montana to Nebraska to claim prize money. Along the way, the two meet up with friends, relatives and acquaintances to whom the father owes money.
The buzz is strong for this Alexander Payne directed film, a 2013 American dramedy film starring Bruce Dern and Will Forte. It was nominated for the Palme d’Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, where Bruce Dern won the Best Actor Award. Here Paul Salfen talks to Will Forte about his character in the film and working with Bruce Dern.
Bruce Dern as Woody Grant
Will Forte as David Grant, Woody’s son
June Squibb as Kate Grant, Woody’s wife, mother of David
Stacy Keach as Ed Pegram
Bob Odenkirk as Ross Grant
Mary Louise Wilson as Mrs. Grant, Woody’s sister
Missy Doty as Noel, David’s girlfriend
Angela McEwan as Pegy Nagy