Into the Wild

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Into the Wild is writer/director Sean Penn's adaptation of the popular book by Jon Krakauer, a nonfiction account of the post-collegiate wanderings of a young Virginia man, who divorces himself from his friends, family, and possessions in search of a greater spiritual knowledge and communion with nature. Upon his 1990 graduation from Emory University in Atlanta, Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch) walks away from a loving if dysfunctional family and sends his nearly 25,000-dollar life savings to Oxfam International. Instead of the normal life his parents planned for him, Chris rechristens himself "Alexander Supertramp" and heads west in his beaten-up automobile until it no longer runs, at which point he takes up hitchhiking. The goal on the horizon? Alaska. By hook or by crook -- but without his limited cash, which he symbolically sets aflame -- Chris/Alexander determines to make it to his personal promised land, with stops along the way to experience America and its people. These adventures include a kayak trip down dangerous rapids, a gig working in a grain mill, extended stays with a hippie couple and a kindly old widower -- and enough cold, hunger, and exhaustion to leave him emotionally defeated more than once. Meanwhile, his parents (William Hurt and Marcia Gay Harden) and sister (Jena Malone) haven't received so much as a postcard from him, and begin to fear the worst. Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder composed the contemplative soundtrack. ~ Derek Armstrong, Rovi
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subject_facet Action and adventure films, Adventure -- Feature, Adventure and adventurers, Adventure and adventurers -- Alaska -- Drama, Adventure and adventurers -- Drama, Alaska, Alaska -- Discovery and exploration -- Drama, Aventuras -- Teatro, Aventures, Aventuriers, Biographical -- Feature, Biographical films, College graduates, College graduates -- Drama, Diplm?s? d'universit.?, Discoveries in geography, Drama, Feature films, Fiction films, Film adaptations, Jv?enes -- Teatro, Jóvenes -- Teatro, McCandless, Christopher Johnson, -- 1968-1992, McCandless, Christopher Johnson, -- 1968-1992. -- Drama, McCandless, Christopher Johnson, -- 1968-1992. -- Travel -- Alaska -- Drama, Nature films, Prise de risque, Risk-taking (Psychology), Risk-taking (Psychology) -- Alaska -- Drama, Risk-taking (Psychology) -- Drama, Road films, Travel, Travelers, Travelers -- United States -- Drama, United States, Video recordings, Video recordings for the hearing impaired, Wayfaring life, Wayfaring life -- Alaska -- Drama
title_display Into the Wild
title_full Into the Wild / Paramount Vantage and River Road Entertainment present ; a Square One C.I.H./Linson Film production ; executive producers, John J. Kelly, Frank Hildebrand, David Blocker ; producers, Sean Penn, Art Linson, Bill Pohlad ; screenplay and directed by Sean Penn, Into the wild, Into the wild [videorecording] / Paramount Vantage and River Road Entertainment present a Square One C.I.H./Linson Film production ; produced by Art Linson, Sean Penn, William Pohlad ; screenplay by Sean Penn ; directed by Sean Penn
title_short Into the Wild
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