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Year
2007
Runtime
148 min.
Director
Sean Penn
Genres
Drama, Adventure, Biography
Rating *
8.1
Votes *
451,023
Checks
61,187
Favs
6,444
Dislikes
673
Favs/checks
10.5% (1:9)
Favs/dislikes
10:1
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  1. danisanna's avatar

    danisanna

    What is supposed to be an inspiring and brave tale of a young adventurer who travels to find himself, turns out to be a story of a pompous kid who runs away from what he imagines is wrong with his life. I wasn't impressed, although the images of the land were pretty. 5 years 11 months ago
  2. Marazmatique's avatar

    Marazmatique

    I only enjoyed the cinematography. The rest felt like it came out of the head of an opinionated, idealistic, 'holier than thau' 15 year old, angry with society and his own family. 8 years 11 months ago
  3. mbkeene's avatar

    mbkeene

    Great film, but I unfortunately can't help but side with those who dismiss McCandless as an arrogant, uninformed kid. I've read the book as well, and I've come away simply feeling bad for those he encountered. His is an interesting story, but more cautionary than inspirational. 10 years 6 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #20 in IMDb's Biography Top 50
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  2. This movie ranks #28 in IMDb's Independent Top 50
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  3. This movie ranks #38 in IMDb's 2000s Top 50
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  4. This movie ranks #64 in FilmTotaal Forum's Top 100
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  5. This movie ranks #84 in FOK!'s Film Top 250
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  6. This movie ranks #203 in iCheckMovies's Most Checked
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  7. This movie ranks #231 in IMDb's Top 250
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  8. This movie ranks #473 in Empire's The 500 Greatest Movies of All Time
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  9. This movie ranks #767 in TSPDT's 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films
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