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Wild (2014)

Reese Witherspoon as "Cheryl Strayed"

Driven to the edge by the loss of her beloved mother (Laura Dern), the dissolution of her marriage and a headlong dive into self-destructive behavior, Cheryl Strayed (Reese Witherspoon) makes a decision to halt her downward spiral and put her life back together again. With no outdoors experience, a heavy backpack and little else to go on but her own will, Cheryl sets out alone to hike the Pacific Crest Trail -- one of the country's longest and toughest through-trails.

Academy Award (2014) Nominated Best Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014) Nominated Leading Actress
Golden Globe (2014) Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

Reese Witherspoon in the news

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Reese Witherspoon to Play Tinker Bell in Live-Action Disney Flick

Posted by
Katie Roberts on May 22nd 2015, 6:45AM

May 22nd 2015, 6:45AM

Best of Late Night TV: Adam Sandler's Awesome Letterman Ode, Anna Kendrick's Egg Russian Roulette

Posted by
Gina Carbone on May 13th 2015, 3:10AM

May 13th 2015, 3:10AM

​Why Was Reese Witherspoon's 'Hot Pursuit' So Chilly at the Box Office?

Posted by
Gary Susman on May 11th 2015, 7:30AM

May 11th 2015, 7:30AM

#TBT: Sofia Vergara and Reese Witherspoon Through the Years

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on May 7th 2015, 12:00PM

May 7th 2015, 12:00PM

Best of Late Night TV: Sofia Vergara's Hilarious Attempt at 'Catchphrase,' Carly Fiorina Owns Seth

Posted by
Gina Carbone on May 6th 2015, 3:20AM

May 6th 2015, 3:20AM

Watch Sofia Vergara Give Reese Witherspoon a Hard Time in Our 'Hot Pursuit' Unscripted

Posted by
Tim Hayne on May 4th 2015, 8:00AM

May 4th 2015, 8:00AM

Streaming Now: 'Legally Blonde,' 'The Last Waltz,' & More

Posted by
Alana Altmann on May 1st 2015, 8:00AM

May 1st 2015, 8:00AM

It's Reese Witherspoon vs. Sofia Vergara at the 'Hot Pursuit' Red Carpet Premiere

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on May 1st 2015, 7:00AM

May 1st 2015, 7:00AM

Best of Late Night TV: Ellen Plays 'Password' With Reese, Steve Carell; Mila Kunis Talks Tinder (VIDEO)

Posted by
Gina Carbone on Feb 4th 2015, 2:10AM

Feb 4th 2015, 2:10AM

Reese Witherspoon Facts: 35 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About Lil' Spoon

Posted by
Jonny Black on Dec 5th 2014, 5:00AM

Dec 5th 2014, 5:00AM

Weekend Movies & TV: 'Wild,' 'Black Mirror,' 'American Horror Story,' & More (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jonny Black on Dec 4th 2014, 9:45AM

Dec 4th 2014, 9:45AM

Laura Dern on 'Wild,' Working From a Book and Playing a Mom Again

Posted by
Chris Jancelewicz on Dec 4th 2014, 8:00AM

Dec 4th 2014, 8:00AM

Best of Late Night TV: Reese Witherspoon's Awkward 'Random Phrase Carols,' Ethan Hawke's New Glasses (VIDEO)

Posted by
Gina Carbone on Dec 3rd 2014, 2:28AM

Dec 3rd 2014, 2:28AM

'Wild' Review: 10 Things You Should Know About Reese Witherspoon's New Movie

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Dec 1st 2014, 11:30AM

Dec 1st 2014, 11:30AM

The Stupid Stuff That Celebrities Have to Hear in Public (VIDEO)

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Sep 17th 2014, 11:15AM

Sep 17th 2014, 11:15AM

Reese Witherspoon Says People Will 'Freak Out' Over 'Gone Girl' (VIDEO)

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Sep 9th 2014, 12:00PM

Sep 9th 2014, 12:00PM

Reese Witherspoon in Two French-Canadian Toronto Film Festival Movies

Posted by
Chris Jancelewicz on Jul 22nd 2014, 12:40PM

Jul 22nd 2014, 12:40PM

The 'Wild' Trailer Forecasts Another Oscar for Reese Witherspoon (VIDEO)

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Jul 10th 2014, 2:00PM

Jul 10th 2014, 2:00PM

Will Reese Witherspoon Pull a Matthew McConaughey With 'Wild'?

Posted by
Katie Roberts on May 12th 2014, 4:00PM

May 12th 2014, 4:00PM

And the 10 Most Overpaid Actors Are...

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Dec 9th 2013, 1:30PM

Dec 9th 2013, 1:30PM

'Devil's Knot' Trailer: Reese Witherspoon Is a Grieving Mother (VIDEO)

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Nov 20th 2013, 10:30AM

Nov 20th 2013, 10:30AM

Reese Witherspoon & Nancy Meyers Are Teaming Up for 'The Intern' (Maybe)

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Nov 7th 2013, 3:00PM

Nov 7th 2013, 3:00PM

Reese Witherspoon to Star In Disney Fairy Tale 'Happily Ever After'

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Oct 4th 2013, 6:00AM

Oct 4th 2013, 6:00AM

Reese Witherspoon's 'Wild' Taps 'Dallas Buyers Club' Director

Posted by
Laura Larson on Aug 22nd 2013, 6:30AM

Aug 22nd 2013, 6:30AM

'Wild' Movie Adaptation: Reese Witherspoon to Star, Fox Acquires Rights

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Jul 17th 2013, 7:00AM

Jul 17th 2013, 7:00AM

'Mud' Premiere: Reese Witherspoon Makes Her First Post-Arrest Appearance (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Dana Taddeo on Apr 22nd 2013, 7:37AM

Apr 22nd 2013, 7:37AM

An Obsessive Chat About This Means War Between Mike Ryan and Movieline's Alison Willmore

Posted by
Mike Ryan on Feb 17th 2012, 6:41AM

Feb 17th 2012, 6:41AM

How Does Reese Witherspoon Stay On The A-List?

Posted by
Gary Susman on Feb 16th 2012, 11:40AM

Feb 16th 2012, 11:40AM

This Means War Defeats Itself

Posted by
on Feb 15th 2012, 6:22AM

Feb 15th 2012, 6:22AM

Rachel McAdams, Katherine Heigl, Emma Stone And More: 20 Favorite Romantic Comedy Actresses Under 40

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Feb 13th 2012, 4:30AM

Feb 13th 2012, 4:30AM

'This Means War' R-Rating Upheld By MPAA [UPDATE: Rating Changed To PG-13]

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Jan 27th 2012, 3:24AM

Jan 27th 2012, 3:24AM

Reese Witherspoon, Ryan Reynolds To Star In 'Big Eyes'

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Jan 23rd 2012, 3:06AM

Jan 23rd 2012, 3:06AM

Jason Segel and Reese Witherspoon May Make 'Sex Tape' for Sony

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Oct 27th 2011, 10:50AM

Oct 27th 2011, 10:50AM

'This Means War' Trailer: Tom Hardy and Chris Pine Blow Things Up for Reese Witherspoon

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Oct 13th 2011, 11:50AM

Oct 13th 2011, 11:50AM

Reese Witherspoon Hit by Car While Jogging

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Sep 7th 2011, 6:30PM

Sep 7th 2011, 6:30PM

Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon Play With 'Mud'

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Aug 6th 2011, 7:00AM

Aug 6th 2011, 7:00AM

Reese Witherspoon Ready to Make a 'Wish' for Disney

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Aug 2nd 2011, 5:00AM

Aug 2nd 2011, 5:00AM

Are These Highly Paid Actresses Worth Your Money?

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Jul 6th 2011, 10:00AM

Jul 6th 2011, 10:00AM

Was Reese Witherspoon's MTV Movie Awards Speech Directed at Blake Lively?

Posted by
PopEater Editors on Jun 6th 2011, 1:30PM

Jun 6th 2011, 1:30PM

MTV Movie Awards Preview: Big Names, Bigger Sneak Peeks

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Jun 3rd 2011, 12:45PM

Jun 3rd 2011, 12:45PM

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