R | | Adventure, Biography, Drama
After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.
The temperature outdoors was at freezing when Emile Hirsch performed the naked back float down the stream.
Mom! Mom! Help me.
When Alex is walking around at night after visiting the shelter, a parking meter briefly flashes a red light, indicating that time has run out. These types of meters did not exist in 1991.
The opening title is shown as part of Chris's journal's writings.
$212,440 (USA) (23 September 2007)
$18,352,454 (USA) (23 March 2008)
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