The Way Back Poster

Release Date: January 21st, 2011

DVD Release Date: April 19th, 2011

PG-13|2 hr 13 min

Plot Summary
Denounced by his wife as a possible spy in 1939, Janusz (Jim Sturgess) finds himself in a remote Siberian labor camp. Faced with brutal conditions inside and out, Janusz is determined to escape. A blizzard provides him with the perfect opportunity, and he and a small group of fellow prisoners make a break for it. Escape, however, is the easy part, for Janusz and his companions face a 4,000 mile trek on foot through the frozen Himalayas before they can truly be free.

Cast: Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris, Colin Farrell, Saoirse Ronan, Mark Strong, Gustaf SkarsgÄrd, Alexandru Potocean, Sebastian Urzendowsky

Director: Peter Weir

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Exclusive Films

Distributors: Newmarket Film Group

Keywords: Engaging, Quest, Emotional, Soldier, Wife, Escape, 1930s

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