The Revenant (2015 movie)

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The Revenant is a 2015 American semi-biographical western movie set in 1823 Montana and South Dakota. [1] It was inspired by the experiences of frontiersman and fur trapper Hugh Glass.[2]

It was directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu.[3] It was written by Mark L. Smith and Iñárritu. It is based in part on Michael Punke's The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge. It stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter, and Domhnall Gleeson.[4]

The Revenant premiered at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles on December 16, 2015 and had a limited release on December 25, 2015, followed by a wide release on January 8, 2016.[5] It got really positive reviews. It won three Golden Globe Awards and five BAFTA Awards, including Best Film at both shows. At the 88th Academy Awards, the movie received 12 nominations, including Best Picture and Best Supporting Actor (Hardy), winning Best Director (Iñárritu), Best Actor (DiCaprio), and Best Cinematography (Emmanuel Lubezki).

Release dates[change | change source]

Country Premiere
 United Arab Emirates 7 January 2016
 Australia 7 January 2016
 Germany 7 January 2016
 Kuwait 7 January 2016
 New Zealand 7 January 2016
 Russia 7 January 2016
 Ukraine 7 January 2016
 Canada 8 January 2016
 Iceland 8 January 2016
 Taiwan 8 January 2016
 United States 8 January 2016
 Czech Republic 14 January 2016
 Hungary 14 January 2016
 South Korea 14 January 2016
 Slovakia 14 January 2016
 United Kingdom 15 January 2016
 Ireland 15 January 2016
 Italy 16 January 2016
 Chile 21 January 2016
 Denmark 21 January 2016
 Estonia 21 January 2016
 Greece 21 January 2016
 Croatia 21 January 2016
 Israel 21 January 2016
 Cambodia 21 January 2016
 North Macedonia 21 January 2016
 Portugal 21 January 2016
 Serbia 21 January 2016
 Uruguay 21 January 2016
 Austria 22 January 2016
 Bulgaria 22 January 2016
 Latvia 22 January 2016
 Mexico 22 January 2016
 Norway 22 January 2016
 Pakistan 22 January 2016
 Romania 22 January 2016
 Turkey 22 January 2016
 Belgium 27 January 2016
 Argentina 28 January 2016
 Bosnia and Herzegovina 28 January 2016
 Kazakhstan 28 January 2016
 Netherlands 28 January 2016
 Finland 29 January 2016
 Lithuania 29 January 2016
 Poland 29 January 2016
 Sweden 29 January 2016
 Venezuela 29 January 2016
 Indonesia 3 February 2016
 Philippines 3 February 2016
 Brazil 4 February 2016
 Colombia 4 February 2016
 Malaysia 4 February 2016
 Peru 4 February 2016
 Singapore 4 February 2016
 Thailand 4 February 2016
 Spain 5 February 2016
 Vietnam 5 February 2016
 South Africa 5 February 2016
 France 24 February 2016
 India 26 February 2016
 China 18 March 2016
 Japan 22 April 2016

References[change | change source]

  1. Chitwood, Adam (February 3, 2015). "Alejandro González Iñárritu Explains Why The Revenant Is Taking 9 Months to Shoot". Collider. Retrieved August 11, 2015.
  2. McNary, Dave (July 11, 2014). "Leonardo DiCaprio's Survival Drama 'The Revenant' Attracts Megan Ellison's Annapurna". Variety. Retrieved August 29, 2014.
  3. Lee, Ashley (October 24, 2015). "'The Revenant' Producers, Alejandro G. Inarritu Defend Budget, Sequential Shoot at Produced By: NY 2015". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved December 28, 2015.
  4. Regency Staff (December 27, 2015). "The Revenant". Regency Enterprises. Retrieved December 28, 2015.
  5. Anthony D'Alessandro (January 8, 2016). "'Revenant' & 'The Forest' Begin B.O. Journey On Thursday; 'Force Awakens' To Cross $800M This Weekend – Box Office". Deadline.com. Retrieved January 8, 2016.

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