Mortensen Calls His New Movie 'Perfect'
September 23, 2005
Hunky Viggo Mortensen has Oscar buzzing thanks to his
controversial new movie, "A History of Violence,"
in which he stars as a small-town family man whose life
is altered after a series of events.
Even before the movie's release, there has been a lot
of talk about the heavy violence in the film, but at
the Hollywood premiere, Mortensen told "Extra"
the hype is overblown.
"There's actually a lot less then in most American
movies," he insisted. "I think it's a perfect
Mortensen's steamy sex scenes with Maria Bello are also
creating a buzz. But it's the powerful performances
of the cast, which includes Ed Harris, that have many
people believing this is the must-see movie of the fall.
Catch "A History of Violence" when it hits
theaters on September 30th.