Into the Wild

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.


Summary Details
172 theaters
Release DateJan 9, 2008
Running Time2 hr 28 min
GenresAdventure Biography Drama
In Release358 days/51 weeks
Widest Release246 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Jan 9-131$2,031,007-172-$11,808$2,031,0071
Jan 16-203$1,788,030-12%223+51$8,018$4,278,1512
Jan 23-274$1,249,592-30.1%231+8$5,409$5,927,0743
Jan 30-Feb 35$1,038,988-16.9%243+12$4,275$7,312,7374
Feb 6-1010$637,533-38.6%246+3$2,591$8,052,5905
Feb 13-1712$580,487-8.9%231-15$2,512$8,961,0236
Feb 20-2413$519,686-10.5%231-$2,249$9,817,0487
Feb 27-Mar 215$322,590-37.9%235+4$1,372$10,594,3088
Mar 5-919$176,709-45.2%224-11$788$11,025,9529
Jul 2-653$5,539-6-$923$13,296,57326
Jul 9-1356$4,738-14.5%5-1$947$13,564,26527
Aug 6-10
Beijing Olympics