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Release Date: October 7th, 2011

DVD Release Date: February 21st, 2012

PG-13|1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary
An American father travels to France to claim the body of his estranged son, who was killed on the trek through the Pyrenees.

Cast: Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, James Nesbitt, Deborah Kara Unger, Joaquim de Alemeida, Yorick van Wageningen, Tchéky Karyo, Spencer Garrett

Director: Emilio Estevez

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Icon Entertainment International, Filmax

Distributors: Icon Entertainment International

Ratings & Reviews

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  • A heartfelt project, scrappy and engaging, The Way has its way with audiences despite, not because of, its sentimental excess. show more

  • It's a sweet and sincere family pilgrimage, even if a little too long and obvious. Audiences seeking uplift will find it here. show more

  • Estevez keeps his touch light, with a minimum of pedantry. The Way is really a gift from this son to his father. Sheen, gradually revealing a man painfully getting reacquainted with long buried feelings, who gives the film its bruised heart. show more

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