In the interview above, Viggo Mortensen talks about his character in the upcoming apocalyptic survival tale The Road. He discusses the book & the film's theme, Cormac McCarthy, the story's positive & uplifting message, Kodi Smit-McPhee, the working environment, and director John Hillcoat. Footage used with permission of Dimension Films.
After a nuclear explosion, a man goes on a nightmarish road trip in an attempt to transport his son to safety, while fending off starving stragglers and marauding packs of cannibals.
The Road is directed by John Hillcoat and stars Viggo Mortensen, Robert Duvall, Charlize Theron, Garret Dillahunt, and Kodi Smit-McPhee.
The film is coming to theaters on Friday, November 25th.