Their escape was just the beginning
Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris, Saoirse Ronan, Colin Farrell
|Screenplay||Keith R. Clarke, Peter Weir, from the novel by Slavomir Rawicz|
|Music||Burkheard von Dallwitz|
|Sound formats||Dolby Digital|
|SA distributor||Nu Metro|
|Produced by||National Geographic Films, On the Road, Point Blank Productions|
|Comments||Inspirational story. Somewhat gruelling at times (man against the elements) so parental oversight recommended.|
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|Sex / Nudity
||Blood / Gore / Gross
|Guns / Weapons
||Alcohol / Drugs
||Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
|Frightening / Tense Scenes
||Tense Family Scenes
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What the Critics say
|Cape Argus / The Star|
Associated Press A film of searing moral power
Paul Boekkooi Natuur hier katalisator én medester
Stephen Farber A great trek to freedom
Pete Hammond A powerhouse from Peter Weir
|Chicago Sunday Times|
Jason Anderson Unfortunately, this journey can sometimes be as much of a numbing slog for viewers as it is for the unfortunate souls depicted on screen.
C. Fuchs Not great, but still good.
Tomatometer It isn't as emotionally involving as it should be, but this Peter Weir epic offers sweeping ambition and strong performances to go with its grand visual spectacle.
What the People say
11491 Netizens I will never complain about going on a walk ever again!
Average .. 73%