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From Friday 25th January

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Director: Adam McKay

Starring: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell, Alison Pill, Jesse Plemons and Tyler Perry

Rating: 15

USA 2019, 132mins

Christian Bale goes through another physical transformation because the role demanded it. This time he plays Dick Cheney in Adam McKay's biopic of the former US vice president.

Vice explores how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice-President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways still felt today.


Did You Know?
Christian Bale gained 40 pounds, shaved his head and bleached his eyebrows to play Cheney. He said he achieved his hefty physique for the film by eating a lot of pies.