Into the Wild (2007) – Movie Review

March 21, 2016 3:23 am by
Into the wild movie poster - Big Fat Kill

Overview

After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.

Cast

  • Emile Hirsch - Chris McCandless
  • Marcia Gay Harden - Billie McCandless
  • William Hurt - Walt McCandless
  • Jena Malone - Carine McCandless / Additional Narrator

Director

  • Sean Penn

Review

Not a fan of Penn and think the man is a giant douche but he’s done o.k with this. Hirsch’s character is not that likable at the start but he grows on you. Great support from Keener and Holbrook. Worth a watch.

3.0 Stars (3.0 / 5)

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