Dated Released : 24 February 2011
Quality : BluRay 720p
Info : imdb.com/title/tt1023114
IMDb Rating : 7.3 (88,670 users)
Star : Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris, Colin Farrell
Genre : Adventure, Biography, Drama
Siberian gulag escapees travel 4,000 miles by foot to freedom in India.
The Way Back is a 2010 survival drama film directed by Peter Weir, from a screenplay by Weir and Keith Clarke. The film is inspired by The Long Walk (1956), the memoir by former Polish prisoner of war Sławomir Rawicz who escaped from a Soviet Gulag and walked 4,000 miles to freedom in World War II. The film stars Jim Sturgess, Colin Farrell, Ed Harris, and Saoirse Ronan, with Alexandru Potocean, Sebastian Urzendowsky, Gustaf Skarsgård, Dragoş Bucur, and Mark Strong.
The film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Makeup.