With his sturdy cast and confident direction, director Sean Penn has turned a complex work of non-fiction like INTO THE WILD into an accessible and poignant character study.
Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch), son of wealthy parents (Marcia Gay Harden, William Hurt), graduates from Emory University as a top student and athlete. However, instead of embarking on a prestigious and profitable career, he chooses to give his savings to charity, rid himself of his possessions, and set out on a journey to the Alaskan wilderness.
Top of the pops 2007/08 with DJ Larry D
Follow Camelot’s weekly journey into the new millennia of film alongside the music that sound-tracked their releases. As each new year passes, new film favourites arise and the world’s tasteschanges. Each week, DJ Larry D will help you relive the last two decades of film with the music that came with it. Grab a bite to eat, a drink to enjoy and keep your ears peeled to the sounds of the new century, each Friday at Camelot!
“Just as our beloved local Luna Palace Cinema does an excellent job at screening the world's most moving, thought provoking and critical flicks of season's past, I will be selecting nostalgic and reminiscent sounds to accompany them.”