December 25, 2015
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
MPAA Rating: R (for strong frontier combat and violence including gory images, a sexual assault, language and brief nudity)
Screenwriters: Alejandro González Iñárritu, Mark L. Smith
Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson, Will Poulter
Inspired by true events, "The Revenant" is an immersive and visceral cinematic experience capturing one man’s epic adventure of survival and the extraordinary power of the human spirit. In an expedition of the uncharted American wilderness, legendary explorer Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio) is brutally attacked by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. In a quest to survive, Glass endures unimaginable grief as well as the betrayal of his confidant John Fitzgerald (Tom Hardy). Guided by sheer will and the love of his family, Glass must navigate a vicious winter in a relentless pursuit to live and find redemption. "The Revenant" is directed and co-written by renowned filmmaker, Academy Award® winner Alejandro G. Iñárritu ("Birdman," "Babel").