The Revenant Movie

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Hugh Glass is a 19th century fur trapper who is mauled by a grizzly bear, left for dead and then robbed. When he survives against all odds, he sets out on a treacherous journey to exact revenge on his betrayers.

Who's Involved:

Leonardo DiCaprio, Will Poulter, Akiva Goldsman, Lukas Haas, Tom Hardy, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Mark L. Smith, Steve Golin, Keith Redmon, David J. Kanter

Release Date:

Friday, December 25, 2015 (New York / Los Angeles)

Rating: R

Runtime: 2 hrs, 36 m

Plot: What's the story about?

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.

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Cast: Who stars in it?

Crew: Who's making The Revenant

A look at the The Revenant behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu last directed Birdman and Biutiful. The film's writer Mark L. Smith last wrote Overlord and Martyrs.


Akiva Goldsman
Steve Golin
David J. Kanter
Keith Redmon

Production: What we know about The Revenant

Key Facts

  1. Original music by Ryuichi Sakamoto and Alva Noto.
  2. RatPac and Worldview Entertainment will co-finance the film.
  3. Based on Michael Punke's novel, which is itself based on the true story of Hugh Glass.

Filming Timeline

On or about October 1, 2015, the film was in Completed status.

On or about May 12, 2015, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about July 15, 2014, the film was in Pre-Production status.

Shoots Fall 2014.

On or about May 15, 2014, the film was in Development status.

On or about May 28, 2010, the film was in Development status.

On or about May 28, 2010, the film was in Announced status.

The Revenant Release Date: When was it released?

The Revenant was released in 2015 on Friday, December 25, 2015 (New York / Los Angeles release). There were 5 other movies released on the same date, including Joy, Daddy’s Home and Point Break.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

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