Friday, 7 September 2012

The Way Back (2010 movie)

Directed by : Peter Weir
Released: 2010

Plot synopsis
During the World War II, several prisoners from a Siberian gulag camp escape and begin a journey towards Mongolia. But when they reach Mongolia, they come to know that the country is now a Communist state. So, they begin to walk towards India. But they have several problems: exhaustion and starvation. Will they be able to reach India?

Jim Sturgess as Janusz Wieszczek
Colin Farrell as Valka
Ed Harris as Mr. Smith
Saoirse Ronan as Irena

''The Way Back'' won and was nominated for several awards. It was nominated for an Oscar in Best Achievement in Makeup.

My opinion
This is such a movie that made me look at the screen until the movie ended. It is very, very much touching film that made me think repeatedly, ''Will they (the characters) be able to survive?" The music, acting, story, everythingis wonderful. 

4 out of 5.

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