Into the Wild
Sean Penn's drama, based on the true story of Chris McCandless, who decided to abandon the trappings of modern life in favour of living in the wilderness. Giving away all his money and possessions, he embarked on a journey across America, intending to settle in the wilds of Alaska. But he proved ill-prepared for the challenges he would face. Starring Emile Hirsch, Marcia Gay Harden and William Hurt.