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      The Way

      PG-13 Released Oct 7, 2011 1 hr. 55 min. Drama List
      83% 100 Reviews Tomatometer 83% 10,000+ Ratings Audience Score An American father travels to France to claim the body of his estranged son, who was killed on the trek through the Pyrenees. Read More Read Less Watch on Fandango at Home Premiered Feb 29 Buy Now

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      It may be a little too deliberately paced for more impatient viewers, but The Way is a worthy effort from writer/director Emilio Estevez, balancing heartfelt emotion with clear-eyed drama that resists cheap sentiment.

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      Karen B Loved it!! Such a wonderful film and great cast!! Rated 5 out of 5 stars 05/17/23 Full Review Cheryl The movie really makes you think, and you witness how others touch our lives... family, friends, and even strangers can touch us deeply. It depicts a wonderful journey of broken people searching, finding, healing, and loving. Rated 5 out of 5 stars 05/17/23 Full Review Karen F So heartwarming and touching. Really captures the spirituality and magic of The Camino! Rated 5 out of 5 stars 05/17/23 Full Review Laura It was wonderful! I especially liked the post interview! Rated 5 out of 5 stars 05/17/23 Full Review Gwen Wonderful story of life, death. grief and growth Rated 5 out of 5 stars 05/17/23 Full Review Jayakrishnan k One of the best travel movie ever made loved the actors and their bonding the script & direction is awesome so inspiring movie Rated 5 out of 5 stars 09/13/23 Full Review Read all reviews Post a rating

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      Rick Groen Globe and Mail Okay, since the destination is preordained, what does the script do en route? Estevez's answer is two-fold: minor episodic adventures + incessantly repeated montages. Rated: 2/4 Nov 4, 2011 Full Review Bruce DeMara Toronto Star Estevez takes full advantage of the beautiful mountain scenery, dramatic skies and ancient architecture to give us moments of quiet wonder. Rated: 3/4 Nov 4, 2011 Full Review Tom Long Detroit News Heartfelt if occasionally plodding. Rated: B- Oct 21, 2011 Full Review Richard Propes TheIndependentCritic.com The Way beautifully weaves together the spiritual, tangible, and mundane aspects of life's journey . Rated: 3.5/4.0 Sep 26, 2020 Full Review Debbie Lynn Elias Behind The Lens Powerful. Profound. Personally transformative. Make your own pilgrimage to see The Way. Nov 26, 2019 Full Review Brandy McDonnell The Oklahoman "The Way" offers an array of life-affirming spiritual messages that will resonate with filmgoers of different faiths and walks of life. Rated: 3.5/4 Aug 8, 2018 Full Review Read all reviews

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      Synopsis An American father travels to France to claim the body of his estranged son, who was killed on the trek through the Pyrenees.
      Director
      Emilio Estevez
      Executive Producer
      Alberto Marini, Ramon Gerard Estevez, Janet Templeton
      Screenwriter
      Emilio Estevez
      Distributor
      Icon Entertainment International
      Production Co
      Filmax, Icon Entertainment International
      Rating
      PG-13 (Smoking|Drug Use|Some Thematic Elements)
      Genre
      Drama
      Original Language
      English
      Release Date (Theaters)
      Oct 7, 2011, Limited
      Release Date (Streaming)
      Feb 21, 2013
      Box Office (Gross USA)
      $44.7K
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