The Way Back


The Way Back Synopsis

Directed by six-time Academy Award® nominee Peter Weir, The Way Back is an epic story of survival, solidarity and indomitable human will. Shot in Bulgaria, Morocco and India, the film stars Jim Sturgess (Across the Universe, The Other Boleyn Girl), Ed Harris (Appaloosa) and Colin Farrell (In Bruges) as prisoners of a Soviet Union labor camp, who, along with four others, flee their Siberian Gulag and begin a treacherous journey across thousands of miles of hostile terrain. Academy Award® nominee Saoirse Ronan (Atonement, The Lovely Bones) and Mark Strong (Body of Lies, RocknRolla) co-star.

The Way Back News
Seven Oscar Finalists Revealed for Best Makeup
Alice in Wonderland, The Fighter, Jonah Hex and True Grit are among the finalist for the Best Makeup Oscar.
The Way Back Trailer
Colin Farrell, Ed Harris and Jim Sturgess star in Peter Weir's prison drama.
Tom Bezucha Directs The Way Back
The coming-of-age comedy for Mandate Pictures
Shawn Levy Producing The Way Back for Mandate Pictures
No word on who will take his place to direct.