Into the Wild

Directed By Sean Penn

RDrama / Paramount Vantage / Sep 21, 2007

Into the Wild is based on a true story and the bestselling book by Jon Krakauer. After graduating from Emory University in 1992, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless (Hirsch) abandons his possessions, gave his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhiked to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.

The cast includes Emile Hirsch, Catherine Keener, Vince Vaughn, William Hurt, Marcia Gay Harden, Jena Malone, Hal Holbrook, Kristen Stewart, Thure Lindhart and Merritt Wever.