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The Way Back movie poster

Their escape was just the beginning

In Movie Theaters:Friday, January 21, 2011    in 650 theaters   
On Blu-ray & DVD:Tuesday, April 19, 2011
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Companies: Newmarket Films & 3 more


for violent content, depiction of physical hardships, a nude image and brief strong language.
Runtime:2 hours, 12 minutes


Based on a memoir by Slavomir Rawicz about his escape from a Siberian gulag and subsequent 4000-mile walk to freedom in India.

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Oscar Nominations of 2010:
  • Best Makeup
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Based on the memoir "The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom" by Slavomir Rawicz.

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