Into the Wild is a 2007 American biographical drama film directed by Sean Penn. It is an adaptation of the 1996 non-fiction book of the same name by Jon Krakauer based on the travels of Christopher McCandless across North America and his life spent in the Alaskan wilderness in the early 1990s. The film stars Emile Hirsch as McCandless with Marcia Gay Harden and William Hurt as his parents and also features Catherine Keener, Vince Vaughn, Kristen Stewart, and Hal Holbrook.
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Chris McCandless died Aug 18, 1992.
Christopher McCandless was inspired by a dream of an "Alaskan Odyssey" wherein he...
Altruism seems to be at the base of McCcandless's philosophy.
It is not really known just how many places he traveled.
Chris McCandless gets a job at McDonalds in Bullhead City, Colorado early in...