Share

Watch It

On DVD: Now | On Blu-ray: Now

The Way Back Details

FULL SYNOPSIS

A small band of multicultural convicts stages a daring escape from a World War II-era Siberian gulag, and embarks on a treacherous journey across five countries in a desperate race for freedom and survival. Adapted from author Slavomir Rawicz's gripping memoir The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom, writer/director Peter Weir's sweeping POW drama stars Jim Sturgess, Colin Farrell, Ed Harris, and Saoirse Ronan. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

  • Release date:January 21, 2011

Awards

Awarded by
Nominee
Category
Year
Status
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Yolanda Toussieng Best Makeup 2010 Nominee
London Film Critics Association Saoirse Ronan Young British Performer of the Year 2010 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Gregory C. Funk Best Makeup 2010 Nominee

Crew

Peter Weir
Director
Duncan Henderson
Producer
Joni Levin
Producer
Nigel Sinclair
Producer
Peter Weir
Producer
Peter Weir
Screenwriter
Russell Boyd
Cinematographer
Burkhard Dallwitz
Composer (Music Score)
John Stoddart
Production Designer
Scott Rudin
Executive Producer
John Ptak
Executive Producer
Jake Eberts
Executive Producer
Tobin Armbrust
Executive Producer
Mohammed Khalaf
Executive Producer
Guy East
Executive Producer
Wendy Stites
Costume Designer
Advertisement