Released Date
September 21, 2007
Distributor
Paramount Vantage
Genre
Drama
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$18,354,356 + $38,321,539 = $56,675,895
31

Kristen Stewart

as Tracy Tatro

51

Vince Vaughn

as Wayne Westerberg

36

Jena Malone

as Carine McCandless

52

Zach Galifianakis

as Kevin

36

Emile Hirsch

as Chris McCandless

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Hal Holbrook

as Ron Franz

62

Marcia Gay Harden

as Billie McCandless

62

Catherine Keener

as Jan Burres

71

William Hurt

as Walt McCandless

41

Merritt Wever

as Lori

About Into the Wild

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.

About

A top athlete and student who recently graduated from college abandons his possessions and savings to live in the wilderness where he meets a series of characters who shape his life. Sean Penn wrote and directed the film.

Trivia

The film is an adaptation of Jon Krakauer's non-fiction book of the same name and is based on the travels of Christopher McCandless. It earned Academy Award nominations for Best Editing and Best Supporting Actor (Hal Holbrook).