The Way Back

The Way Back (2010)

Genres - Action-Adventure, Crime, Drama, History  |   Sub-Genres - Prison Film, Survival Film  |   Release Date - Nov 26, 2010  |   Run Time - 133 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - PG-13
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The Way Back is a 2010 survival drama film directed by Peter Weir, from a screenplay by Weir and Keith Clarke. The film is inspired by The Long Walk (1956), the memoir by former Polish prisoner of war Sławomir Rawicz who escaped from a Soviet Gulag and walked 4,000 miles to freedom in World War II. The film stars Jim Sturgess, Colin Farrell, Ed Harris, and Saoirse Ronan, with Alexandru Potocean, Sebastian Urzendowsky, Gustaf Skarsgård, Dragoş Bucur, and Mark Strong.

The film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Makeup.

Movie Info

Budget

$30,000,000

Box Office

$24,172,201

Tags

American, Escape, Film Based On Books, Gulag, India, Journey/Travel, Literary, Long Walk: The True Story Of A Trek To Freedom, Siberia, Thug, True Stories, War Drama, World War Ii

Attributes

Based On: The Long Walk
Filming Location: Bulgaria, Morocco
Narrative Location: India, Poland
Subject: war drama, World War II
Time Period: 1980s

Alternate Titles

Beg iz gulaga
RS
Bijeg iz Gulaga
HR
Caminho da Liberdade
BR
Camino a la libertad
CL, CO, MX, UY
Camino a la Libertad
ES
Der lange Weg
DE
Drumul de întoarcere
RO
Gza shinisaken
GE
Ha'dereh hazara
IL
Kelias atgal
LT
Les chemins de la liberté
BE, FR
Niepokonani
PL
Özgürlük Yolu
TR
Rumo à Liberdade
PT
The Way Back
AU, CA, GR, IN, IT, GB, US
The Way Back – Der lange Weg
DE
Ukan dasabrunebeli gza
GE
Út a szabadságba
HU
Бягството
BG
Путь домой
RU
Шлях додому
UA
ウェイバック -脱出6500km
JP
亡命千万里
CN
回去的路
CN
回家的路
CN
归途
CN
自由之路
TW
웨이 백
KR