Finally, Adam McKay
’s long-awaited “Vice” screened for the press on Saturday, November 17. It’s one of the last major screenings of the 2019 Oscar candidates, but but sometimes the best are saved for last.
On November 5, 2016, Paramount
screened Denzel Washington
” at a packed Westwood
screening, followed by a short Q&A with the director and cast. Viola Davis
went on to win Best Supporting Actress at SAG
, the Golden Globes, and the BAFTAs on the way to her first Oscar. Paramount debuted “The Big Short
” November 12, 2015 as closing night of the AFI
Fest. It went on to receive five Oscar nominations with McKay and Charles Randolph’s adapted screenplay taking BAFTA, WGA, and the Oscar.
So now we have McKay’s follow-up, and anticipation is high. Financed by Annapurna, the movie is set to hit theaters December 25. And at the packed Westwood screening for guilds and awards press,