After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.
A retiring police chief pledges to catch the killer of a young child.
Freddy Gale is a seedy jeweller who has sworn to kill the drunk driver who killed his little girl.
A director (Charlize Theron) of an international aid agency in Africa meets a relief aid doctor (Javier Bardem) amidst a political/social revolution, and together face tough choices ...
A Vietnam vet comes home to his small town and finds himself in conflict with rules that his brother has vowed to uphold.