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With the dissolution of her marriage and the death of her mother, Cheryl Strayed has lost all hope. After years of reckless, destructive behavior, she makes a rash decision. With absolutely no experience, driven only by sheer determination, Cheryl hikes more than a thousand miles of the Pacific Crest Trail, alone. Wild powerfully captures the terrors and pleasures of one young woman forging ahead against all odds on a journey that maddens, strengthen, and ultimately heals her.

Based on a novel, by Cheryl Strayed.


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120 minutes


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REVIEW:
Even more so now, I need to read the book.
The emotions this movie raised in me were powerful. I laughed and I cried. I was pulled into this self-discovery adventure to see Cheryl get to the end.
It did remind me of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, or even, The Search for Happiness, only with a female lead.
It was an amazing movie though. Without a doubt. I can just imagine how fantastic the book is, since they are generally better than the movie. That is what propels me to read it still.

5/5


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  1. I need to watch it, I liked The Secret Life of Walter Mitty so I think I'd like this one too!

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  2. Looks like an amazing movie. Thanks for the review. I am a huge fan of Reese Witherspoon. Can't wait to watch this.

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  3. This movie sounds so good. I will have to watch it.

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  4. Freda, I loved this book! Have not yet watched the movie but I want to soon.

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