November 25, 2009
Studio: The Weinstein Company
Director: John Hillcoat
MPAA Rating: R (for some violence, disturbing images and language)
Screenwriters: Joe Penhall, Nick Wechsler
Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Charlize Theron, Robert Duvall, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Guy Pearce
Official website: TheRoad-movie.com
Based on Cormac McCarthy's beloved, best-selling and Pulitzer Prize winning novel, Academy Award nominee Viggo Mortensen leads an all star cast in the big screen adaptation of "The Road" – the epic post apocalyptic tale of a journey taken by a father (Viggo Mortensen) and his young son (newcomer Kodi Smit-McPhee) across a barren landscape that was blasted by an unnamed cataclysm that destroyed civilization and most life on earth.