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761 Ratings

The Way Back

Directed by Peter Weir
United Kingdom, United States, 2010
Drama, History


Adapted from Slavomir Rawicz’s novel, Peter Weir’s The Way Back follows six prisoners who undertake the suicidal, desperate project of escape, including an arduous trek through the mountains and deserts of Mongolia and the Himalayas.

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The Way Back Directed by Peter Weir

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2011 | Nominee: Best Achievement in Makeup

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2011 | Nominee: Young British Performer of the Year

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