Into the Wild quotes

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Based on a true story. After graduating from Emory University, Christopher McCandless abandoned his possessions, gave his entire savings account to charity, and hitchhiked to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters who shape his life.

Director: Sean Penn
Writer: Sean Penn (screenplay), Jon Krakauer (book)
Production: Paramount Vantage
Year: 2007
MetaScore: 73/100
ImdbRating: 8.1
BoxOffice: $18,173,360
Released: 19 Oct 2007
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 23 wins & 104 nominations.

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7 Clips & Quotes


Chris McCandless - Emile Hirsch
Billie McCandless - Marcia Gay Harden
Walt McCandless - William Hurt
Carine McCandless - Jena Malone
Jan Burres - Catherine Keener
Wayne Westerberg - Vince Vaughn
Tracy Tatro - Kristen Stewart
Ron Franz - Hal Holbrook
Jim Gallien - Jim Gallien
Graduation Reader (as James J. O'Neill) - James O'Neill
Waitress - Malinda McCollum
Building Manager - Paul Knauls
Wayne's Crew #1 - Craig Mutsch
Wayne's Crew #2 - Jim Beidler
Hutterite #1 - John Decker
Hutterite #2 - John Hofer
Hutterite #3 - Jerry Hofer
Hutterite #4 - Terry Waldner
Gail Borah - Robin Mathews
Bar Girl - Candice Campos
Lee's Ferry Ranger - Steven Wiig
Man in Phone Booth - Floyd Wall
Chris McCandless - age 4 - Bryce Walters
Immigration Officer - Jim Davis
Bull - R.D. Call
Carine McCandless - age 11 - Haley Ramm
Announcer - John Jabaley
Leonard Knight - Leonard Knight
Book Shopper #1 - Matt Contreras
Book Shopper #2 - Denise Sitton
Additional Narrator (voice) - Sharon Olds
Additional Narrator (voice) - Carine McCandless
Passerby - Dan Burch
The Beast - Joe Dustin
Graduate - Golbon Eghtedari
Homeless Patron - Alvin Ellie
Graduating Billie McCandless - Caroline Gelabert
Old Lady Tourist - Geri Gilmore
Trail Guide - Paul Haasch
Big Wheel Boy - Aaron Wayne Hill
Atlanta Braves fan - Timothy Levine
Guy At Bar - Mad Martian
Young Boy (voice) - Parris Mosteller
Prom Date - Jenna Romero
Punk Rocker - Rocky Self
Parent - Susan Spencer
Bank Teller - Haley Sweet
Brown Bronco Driver - Edward Tubbs