Into the Wild

Book Cover
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Into the Wild is writer/director Sean Penn's adaptation of the popular book by Jon Krakauer, a nonfiction account of the post-collegiate wanderings of a young Virginia man, who divorces himself from his friends, family, and possessions in search of a greater spiritual knowledge and communion with nature. Upon his 1990 graduation from Emory University in Atlanta, Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch) walks away from a loving if dysfunctional family and sends his nearly 25,000-dollar life savings to Oxfam International. Instead of the normal life his parents planned for him, Chris rechristens himself "Alexander Supertramp" and heads west in his beaten-up automobile until it no longer runs, at which point he takes up hitchhiking. The goal on the horizon? Alaska. By hook or by crook -- but without his limited cash, which he symbolically sets aflame -- Chris/Alexander determines to make it to his personal promised land, with stops along the way to experience America and its people. These adventures include a kayak trip down dangerous rapids, a gig working in a grain mill, extended stays with a hippie couple and a kindly old widower -- and enough cold, hunger, and exhaustion to leave him emotionally defeated more than once. Meanwhile, his parents (William Hurt and Marcia Gay Harden) and sister (Jena Malone) haven't received so much as a postcard from him, and begin to fear the worst. Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder composed the contemplative soundtrack. ~ Derek Armstrong, Rovi
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID702cf449-8dc5-77e8-22c4-1177499f188e
Grouping Titleinto the wild
Grouping Authorparamount vantage
Grouping Categorymovie
Last Grouping Update2020-01-23 14:04:56PM
Last Indexed2020-01-23 14:06:18PM

Solr Details

auth_author2Brook, Michael, 1952-
Cassidy, Jay,
Dierker, Brian,
Gautier, Eric, 1961-
Harden, Marcia Gay,
Harden, Marcia Gay.
Hirsch, Emile, 1985-
Holbrook, Hal,
Holbrook, Hal.
Hurt, William,
Hurt, William.
Keener, Catherine,
Keener, Catherine.
King, Kaki,
Krakauer, Jon.
Linson, Art,
Malone, Jena, 1984-
Penn, Sean, 1960-
Pohlad, William,
Stewart, Kristen, 1990-
Vaughn, Vince,
Vaughn, Vince.
Vedder, Eddie,
author2-roleBrook, Michael,1952-composer.
Cassidy, Jay,editor of moving image work.
Dierker, Brian,actor.
Gautier, Eric,1961-director of photography.
Harden, Marcia Gay,actor.
Harden, Marcia Gay.
Hirsch, Emile,1985-
Hirsch, Emile,1985-actor.
Holbrook, Hal,actor.
Holbrook, Hal.
Hurt, William,actor.
Hurt, William.
Keener, Catherine,actor.
Keener, Catherine.
King, Kaki,composer.
Krakauer, Jon.Into the wild.
Linson Films (Firm)
Linson Films (Firm),film production company.
Linson, Art,film producer.
Malone, Jena,1984-actor.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm),film distributor.
Paramount Vantage,film production company.
Paramount Vantage.
Penn, Sean,1960-
Penn, Sean,1960-film producer,film director,screenwriter.
Pohlad, William,film producer.
River Road Entertainment (Firm)
River Road Entertainment (Firm),film production company.
Square 1 Productions,film production company.
Square 1 Productions.
Stewart, Kristen,1990-actor.
Vaughn, Vince,actor.
Vaughn, Vince.
Vedder, Eddie,composer.
available_at_cmcCMC Quigley
CMC Steamboat Campus
EVLD Eagle Public Library
GCP Rifle Branch
detailed_location_cmcCMC Leadville DVD
CMC Quigley Lib. DVD
CMC Steamboat Campus
CMC Steamboat Reserve
display_descriptionDrama based on the true story of Christopher McCandless, a young man who left his middle class existence to live in the Alaskan wilderness. Giving up his home, family, and all possessions bar the few he carries on his back, McCandless (Emile Hirsch) embarks on a journey through America. His ultimate goal is to reach the wilds of Alaska, to spend time with untamed nature, away from the obligations and relationships of the modern world. Penn proves himself to be a formidable directorial talent.
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:.b27703046.i51235377EVLD Eagle Public LibraryDVD INT1falsefalseOn Shelfeve
ils:.b37777087.i7815053xWCU Reserve[DVD] PN1997.2 .I586 2007 - Smith Reserves1falsefalseOn Shelfwsre
ils:.b27656378.i123052683Bemis MediaDVD ENT INTO-THE1falsefalseOn Shelfbemed
ils:.b27656378.i125446226GCP NewCas MediaDVD INT1falsefalseOn Shelfgcnme
ils:.b27656378.i5132832xGCP Rifle MediaDVD INT1falsefalseOn Shelfgcrme
ils:.b27656378.i52216457Summit-Frisco VideoDVD INT1falsefalseBilledsufmv
ils:.b27656378.i80847808RLD Woodland Park Adult DVDDVD Int1falsefalseOn Shelfrlwad
ils:.b27656378.i51182506CMC Steamboat CampusDVD INT1falsefalseGonecms
ils:.b27656378.i51663247GRC Kremmling Adult VideoDVD INT1falsefalseDue Jan 31, 2020grkmv
ils:.b27656378.i82565703SRL Adult DVDDVD INT(Action)1falsefalseBilledsrdv
ils:.b27656378.i7260783xPitkin Non-Print CollectionDVD INT1falsefalseOn Shelfpcnp
ils:.b27656378.i127903173MRLD Montrose DVDInt1falsefalseOn Shelfmrldv
ils:.b27656378.i51737218Basalt VideoDVD INT1falsefalseOn Shelfbavd
ils:.b27656378.i12204972xSSCL HS AudiovisualDVD FIC INT1falsefalseOn Shelfsshav
ils:.b27656378.i51328288GCP Silt MediaDVD INT1falsefalseDue Jan 27, 2020gcsme
ils:.b27656378.i70665746CMC Leadville DVDPN1997.2 .I586 20081falsefalseDue Feb 10, 2020cmlmd
ils:.b27656378.i94328559Fort Lewis DVDsPN1997.2 I586 20081falsefalseOn Shelfflmdv
ils:.b27656378.i113248404CCU DVDsVIDEO PN INTO 20081falsefalseOn Shelfccvid
ils:.b27656378.i52196434CMC Quigley Lib. DVDEDV INTO1falsefalseOn Shelfcmgmd
ils:.b27656378.i65976575Crested Butte VideoDVD Int1falsefalseOn Shelfgucvi
ils:.b27656378.i51201720GRC Juniper Adult VideoDVD INT1falsefalseMissinggrjmv
ils:.b27656378.i8084781xRLD Woodland Park Adult DVDDVD Int1falsefalseBilledrlwad
ils:.b27656378.i127723924MRLD Montrose DVDInt1falsefalseOn Shelfmrldv
ils:.b27656378.i51223521CMC Steamboat ReserveMEDIA ROOM MOV INT1falsefalseOn Shelfcmsrs
ils:.b27656378.i55607469Summit-Silver VideoDVD INT1falsefalseOn Shelfsusmv
itype_cmcAdult DVD fiction
local_callnumber_cmcDVD INT
PN1997.2 .I586 2008
owning_library_cmcColorado Mountain College
owning_location_cmcCMC Leadville Campus
CMC Quigley
CMC Steamboat Campus
EVLD Eagle Public Library
GCP Rifle Branch
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:.b27703046DVDMovies[2-disc collector's ed.].EnglishParamount Home Entertainment, [2008]2 videodiscs (148 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ils:.b37777087DVDMoviesEnglishParamount Vantage, [2007]1 videodisc (142 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ils:.b27656378DVDMoviesEnglishParamount Vantage, [2007]1 videodisc (148 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b27703046.i51235377On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse9999
ils:.b27656378.i123052683On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse9999
ils:.b27656378.i125446226On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse9999
ils:.b27656378.i5132832xOn ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse9999
ils:.b27656378.i51182506Currently UnavailableGonefalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue64, 65, 61, 62, 63
ils:.b27656378.i51663247Checked OutChecked Outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsefalse9999
ils:.b27656378.i7260783xOn ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse9999
ils:.b27656378.i51328288Checked OutChecked Outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsefalse9999
ils:.b27656378.i70665746Checked OutChecked Outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue64, 65, 61, 62, 63
ils:.b27656378.i113248404On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse9999
ils:.b27656378.i52196434On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue64, 65, 61, 62, 63
ils:.b27656378.i65976575On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse9999
ils:.b27656378.i51223521On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue64, 63
subject_facetAction and adventure films
Adventure -- Feature
Adventure and adventurers
Adventure and adventurers -- Alaska -- Drama
Adventure and adventurers -- Drama
Alaska -- Discovery and exploration -- Drama
Aventuras -- Teatro
Biographical -- Feature
Biographical films
College graduates
College graduates -- Drama
Diplômés d'université
Discoveries in geography
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Jóvenes -- Teatro
McCandless, Christopher Johnson, -- 1968-1992
McCandless, Christopher Johnson, -- 1968-1992. -- Drama
McCandless, Christopher Johnson, -- 1968-1992. -- Travel -- Alaska -- Drama
Nature films
Prise de risque
Risk-taking (Psychology)
Risk-taking (Psychology) -- Alaska -- Drama
Risk-taking (Psychology) -- Drama
Road films
Travelers -- United States -- Drama
United States
Video recordings
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Wayfaring life
Wayfaring life -- Alaska -- Drama
title_displayInto the Wild
title_fullInto the Wild / Paramount Vantage and River Road Entertainment present ; a Square One C.I.H./Linson Film production ; executive producers, John J. Kelly, Frank Hildebrand, David Blocker ; producers, Sean Penn, Art Linson, Bill Pohlad ; screenplay and directed by Sean Penn
Into the wild
Into the wild [videorecording] / Paramount Vantage and River Road Entertainment present a Square One C.I.H./Linson Film production ; produced by Art Linson, Sean Penn, William Pohlad ; screenplay by Sean Penn ; directed by Sean Penn
title_shortInto the Wild
Adventure and adventurers
College graduates
Diplômés d'université
Discoveries in geography
Discovery and exploration
McCandless, Christopher Johnson
Prise de risque
Risk-taking (Psychology)
Wayfaring life