The Road

The Road (2009)

Genres - Action-Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller  |   Sub-Genres - Disaster Film, Post-Apocalyptic Film  |   Release Date - Nov 25, 2009  |   Run Time - 111 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - R
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The Road is a 2009 American post-apocalyptic drama film directed by John Hillcoat from a screenplay written by Joe Penhall, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning 2006 novel of the same name by the American author Cormac McCarthy. Principal photography took place in Pennsylvania, Louisiana, West Virginia, and Oregon. The film stars Viggo Mortensen and Kodi Smit-McPhee as a father and his son in a post-apocalyptic wasteland.

The Road received a limited release in North American cinemas from November 25, 2009, and was released in United Kingdom cinemas on January 4, 2010. The film received generally positive reviews from critics; the performances of Mortensen and Smit-McPhee garnered praise. It also received numerous nominations, including a BAFTA nomination for Best Cinematography.

Movie Info

Budget

$25,000,000

Box Office

$27,639,579

Tags

Abandoned House, Bomb Shelter, Cannibalism, Coming Of Age/Teen, Dark, Death/Extinction, Dystopia, Family Relationships, Father Son Relationship, Film Based On A Novel, Literary, Mind-Bending/Experimental, Nonlinear Narrative, On The Road, Pulitzer Prize, Road, Starvation, Survival

Attributes

Based On: The Road
Filming Location: Pittsburgh
Narrative Location: United States of America

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Alternate Titles

A Estrada
BR, PT
Apokalypsa: Cesta smrti
SK
Az út
HU
Cesta
HR, CZ, SK, SI
Droga
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Drumul
RO
El ultimo camino
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El último camino
PE
Ha'dereh
IL
Hậu Tận Thế
VN
Jaaddeh
IR
Kelias
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La carretera
AR, CL, EC, ES, UY
La Carretera
MX
La route
CA, FR
La route (2009)
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O dromos
GR
Tee
EE
The Road
AU, CA, DK, EG, DE, HK, IN, ID, IT, JP, KR, NL, PH, SG, ZA, TH, GB, US
The Road (La carretera)
ES
The road - tie
FI
Tie
FI
Vägen
FI, SE
Yo'l
UZ
Yol
TR
Ο δρόμος
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Дорога
RU, UA
Пут
RS
Пътят
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ザ・ロード
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末路浩劫
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