Into The Wild is inspired by the true story of Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch), a young man who abandons his life of comfort to pursue the freedom of life on the road, a quest that leads him to the Alaskan wilderness and the ultimate challenge of his life. Screenplay and directed by Sean Penn and featuring an all-star cast including William Hurt, Marcia Gay Harden, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener and Hal Halbrook, Into The Wild is "as stirring, entertaining and steadfastly thrilling as it is beautiful." (Joe Morgenstern, The Wall Street Journal).

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Into the Wild (2007)

R

Adventure/Drama · 2h 28m · 10/19/2007

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Into The Wild is inspired by the true story of Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch), a young man who abandons his life of comfort to pursue the freedom of life on the road, a quest that leads him to the Alaskan wilderness and the ultimate challenge of his life. Screenplay and directed by Sean Penn and featuring an all-star cast including William Hurt, Marcia Gay Harden, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener and Hal Halbrook, Into The Wild is "as stirring, entertaining and steadfastly thrilling as it is beautiful." (Joe Morgenstern, The Wall Street Journal).

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Languages

English, Danish

Country

United States

Production Companies

Paramount Vantage, Art Linson Productions , Into the Wild, River Road Productions

Budget

$15,000,000

Revenue

$56,255,142
Part Of
Cast
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Emile Hirsch

Chris McCandless
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Marcia Gay Harden

Billie McCandless
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William Hurt

Walt McCandless
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Jena Malone

Carine McCandless / Additional Narrator
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Brian H. Dierker

Rainey (as Brian Dierker)
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Catherine Keener

Jan Burres
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Vince Vaughn

Wayne Westerberg
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Kristen Stewart

Tracy Tatro
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Hal Holbrook

Ron Franz
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Jim Gallien

Himself
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James O'Neill

Graduation Reader (as James J. O'Neill)
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Malinda McCollum

Waitress
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Paul Knauls

Building Manager
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Zach Galifianakis

Kevin
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Craig Mutsch

Wayne's Crew #1
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Jim Beidler

Wayne's Crew #2
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John Decker

Hutterite #1
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John Hofer

Hutterite #2
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Jerry Hofer

Hutterite #3
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Terry Waldner

Hutterite #4
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Robin Mathews

Gail Borah
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Candice Campos

Bar Girl
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Steven Wiig

Lee's Ferry Ranger
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Thure Lindhardt

Mads
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Signe Egholm Olsen

Sonja
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Floyd Wall

Man in Phone Booth
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Bryce Walters

Chris McCandless - age 4
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Jim Davis

Immigration Officer
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Cheryl Francis Harrington

Social Worker
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R.D. Call

Bull
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Haley Ramm

Carine McCandless - age 11
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Merritt Wever

Lori
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Everett 'Insane Wayne' Smith

Insane Cain
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John Jabaley

Announcer
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Leonard Knight

Himself
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Matt Contreras

Book Shopper #1
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Denise Sitton

Book Shopper #2
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Bart the Bear

Bear
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Sharon Olds

Additional Narrator (voice)
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Carine McCandless

Additional Narrator (voice)
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Dan Burch

Passerby (uncredited)
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Caroline Gelabert

Graduating Billie McCandless (uncredited)
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Paul Haasch

Trail Guide (uncredited)
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Aaron Wayne Hill

Big Wheel Boy (uncredited)
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J. Nathan Simmons

Tourist (uncredited)
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Susan Spencer

Parent (uncredited)
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Haley Sweet

Bank Teller (uncredited)
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Edward Tubbs

Brown Bronco Driver (uncredited)
Crew
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Sean Penn

Director
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Sean Penn

Writer
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Jon Krakauer

Writer
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Eric Gautier

Cinematograpy
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12/16/2008

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12/16/2008

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3/4/2008

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3/4/2008

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8/29/2017

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