Into the Wild

(2007)

Synopsis

Absorbing fact-based portrait of a college grad (Emile Hirsch) who chucks it all to become a back-to-nature wanderer in the early 1990s. Catherine Keener, Hal Holbrook. Directed by Sean Penn, who adapted the script from the Jon Krakauer bestseller. Featured: a score that includes songs by Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam.

Directors

Sean Penn

Production year

2007

Rating

R

Studio

Paramount Pictures

Runtime

148 minutes

Cast

Emile Hirsch, Marcia Gay Harden, William Hurt, Catherine Keener, Hal Holbrook