The Way Back Movie

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Who's Involved:

Ben Affleck, Janina Gavankar, Gordon Gray, Marlene Forte, Al Madrigal, Melvin Gregg, Caleb Thomas, Chris Bruno, Brad Ingelsby, Jennifer Todd, Hayes MacArthur, Lukas Gage, T.K. Carter, Jayne Taini, Ravi Mehta, Rachael Carpani, Da'Vinchi, Emelia Golfieri, Christine Horn

Release Date:

Friday, March 6, 2020 (Nationwide)

Rating: R

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

A former high school basketball phenomenon, struggling with alcoholism, is offered a coaching job at his alma mater. As the team starts to win, he may have a reason to confront his old demons. But will it be enough to set him on the road to redemption?

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Cast: Who stars in it?

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Crew: Who's making The Way Back

A look at the The Way Back behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's writer Brad Ingelsby last wrote American Woman and Run All Night.



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Gordon Gray
Ravi Mehta
Jennifer Todd

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Production: What we know about The Way Back

Key Facts

  1. The movie has an 83% certified fresh score on Rotten Tomatoes (3/28/2020).

Filming Timeline

On or about January 4, 2020, the film was in Completed status.

On or about February 27, 2019, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about December 2, 2018, the film was in Production status.

On or about October 17, 2018, the film was in Pre-Production status.

The Way Back Release Date: When was it released?

The Way Back was released in 2020 on Friday, March 6, 2020 (Nationwide release). There were 10 other movies released on the same date, including Onward, Final Kill and Spenser Confidential.

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Questions: Asked About The Way Back

Mar. 21, 2020
How many of the basketball team were really players?
Apr. 15, 2020
Is it based on a true story?

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