Blood lost. Life found.
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, Oscar winner Alejandro G. Iñárritu (Birdman, Babel). Fox has released The Revenant in theaters on December 25th, Christmas Day.
The Revenant is an epic western biographical film directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu set in 1823 Montana and South Dakota, which was inspired by the experiences of frontiersman and fur trapper Hugh Glass. The screenplay was written by Mark L. Smith and Iñárritu, based in part on Michael Punke’s The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter, and Domhnall Gleeson.
Directed by: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter, Will Poulter, Forrest Goodluck, Paul Anderson, Joshua Burge
Screenplay by: Mark L. Smith, Alejandro González Iñárritu
Production Design by: Jack Fisk
Cinematography by: Emmanuel Lubezki
Film Editing by: Stephen Mirrione
Costume Design by: Jacqueline West
Set decoration by: Hamish Purdy
Music by: Bryce Dessner, Carsten Nicolai, Ryuichi Sakamoto
MPAA Rating: R for strong frontier combat and violence including gory images, a sexual assault, language and brief nudity.
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Release Date: January 8. 2016