Hey Ron, after reading into the Wild for the first time less then a month ago i because very enamored with this story. Angry and bitter men that seem to be their own God. I think if Chris could somehow see your representation of his story he would prefer it greatly to the Hollywoodized Penn account. I think you made many good choices in your film. His focus was on living a life that was meaningful to oneself—without compromise. Eddie Vedder from Pearl Jam wrote the soundtrack. User Reviews Parents say Kids say.
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Second, and more importantly, I want to congratulate you on your film. It was excellent, and a must-have for anyone interested in McCandless and his story. I don't know why but the story of Chris McCandless has intrigued and mystified me. September 21, On DVD or streaming: Perhaps I cannot escape the irony that as children throughout dad gin induced rages we were reminded himself was God so his actions could be wrong
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He did realize that he needed people and he did experience the emptiness of being alone. The name of the movie is Into the Wild. We talked with you afterwards, briefly. I thought you did a wonderful job as a film maker, a story teller and someone who admired? In the interim, Sarah Palin has likely changed the way the world looks at our 49 th State. Anything that has a clip of "The Breakfast Club" is tops in my book!
I remember when Timmy left just like Chris and disappeared to California and then to Alaska. That tale is one we can all benefit from, and it reminds me of how scared I am sometimes to live inside a safe shell and not step out. Big thanks to Naomi Ochwat for feedback. Because the story's premise — that the protagonist leaves society, tries living on his own and ends up dying — is so well-known , there is no need to mark it as a spoiler. But—he had some good insights.