The Way Back

Their escape was just the beginning

Friday, January 21, 2011 in 650 theaters
On Blu-ray & DVD
Tuesday, April 19, 2011

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MPAA Rating
PG-13 for violent content, depiction of physical hardships, a nude image and brief strong language.
2 hours, 12 minutes

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

Oscar Nominations of 2010:

  • Best Makeup
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Additional Notes

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