Wild Poster

Release Date: December 3rd, 2014

DVD Release Date: March 31st, 2015

R|1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary
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.

Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, Thomas Sadoski, Michiel Huisman, Gaby Hoffmann, Kevin Rankin, W. Earl Brown, Nick Eversman

Director: Jean-Marc Vallée

Genres: Drama, Biography, Adventure

Production Co: Pacific Standard

Distributors: Fox Searchlight

Keywords: Brooding, Friend, Sacrifice, Emotional, Bar, Car, Intense, Transformation, 2010s

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Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015)
Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Leading Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2015)
Nominated Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated Actress in a Leading Role