A Walk in the Woods Synopsis
In this new comedy adventure, celebrated travel writer, Bill Bryson (Robert Redford), instead of retiring to enjoy his loving and beautiful wife (Emma Thompson), and large and happy family, challenges himself to hike the Appalachian Trail.
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Movie Reviews


By browlan
Oh my goodness - this movie has it all - takes some humorously serious looks at life, aging and briefly in spots helps us to ponder the question "What are we doing in our lives, what have we...

Simple, Funny, Relaxing Movie

By jrnhsb
This movie is for those who enjoy a bit of intellect and less violence and swearing. Sit back, relax and enjoy the view. I'm sure the humor will only be appreciated by the older generations but it...

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By Cianne
My boyfriend and I really really loved this movie. I'm sure the age of the people watching it are going to have something to do with what people think of it, we are both 65 and we found it hilarious...

I was great

By Swat101
I loved it better than mission impossible because it had a real life story line....

By exodus220001
Excellent, down to earth movie....

A Walk In The Woods

By bobkral
This film was a wonderful true to life adventure. The acting was superb and the writing was excellent. These actors, Robert Redford and Nick Nolte, are in their prime and it is great seeing them...

A Walk in the Woods

By Joannrotter
This was a great, entertaining, feel-good film. Thoroughly enjoyed the "coming of senior age crisis" storyline. Memorable performances by Redford and Nolte. Highly recommend middle-agers and...

Best comedy I've seen in a long time!!

By aprilsblond
Since becoming retired I've been going to the movies once a week, and many of those weeks none of the movies even perked my interest to go and see. This movie, A Walk in the Woods, looked to have all...

A Walk in the Woods

By sshane517
After reading the book, I waited for the movie. I was not disappointed. Beautiful scenery and meaningful life reminders, lessons about caring for people and planet. My kind of movie....

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By lynnrgeiii
A Walk in the Woods has been out for three days and I've seen it twice already! I'll see it again, and I'll buy the DVD when available! It helps that I'm a HUGE Robert Redford fan, and if you are...

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Rated R | For Some Sexual References and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Likable "old guy" comedy has great vistas, strong language.
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