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Into the Wild (2007)

3 Ratings: 4.0
A movie directed by Sean Penn

A superb cast and an even-handed treatment of a true story buoyInto the Wild, Sean Penn's screen adaptation of Jon Krakauer's bestselling book. Emile Hirsch stars as Christopher McCandless, scion of a prosperous but troubled family who, after … see full wiki

Director: Sean Penn
2 reviews about Into the Wild (2007)
review by . March 09, 2008
Christopher McCandless, in becoming 'Alexander Supertramp', holds a mirror to us all, a meditation on what the ideal life completely in tune with nature, surviving only on ingenuity and adaptation skills, leaving the increasingly burdensome conflicts of society behind in order to become at one with the universe. Based on Jon Krakauer's reconstruction of McCandless' journey from his diary, from letters, and from notes found after his death at age 23, IN THE WILD has been transformed into a Waldenesque …
review by . December 10, 2007
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Sean Penn, who has proven himself to be an accomplished and intense actor, takes the director helm just as seriously. His vision of Chris McCandless's life (via Jon Krakauer's book `Into the Wild') is simply stunning. While most pictures that go outdoors give you some breathtaking scenes, this film makes the close shots of formidable and forbidding nature a staple element throughout the movie. Having just watched the movie at a local cinema with a smaller screen, I was content, not needing a big …
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