Alpha

Alpha
  • 2018
  • US
  • 1h 36min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Albert Hughes
  • Cast: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Natassia Malthe, Leonor Varela
  • Language: English/North American Indian
  • UK release: 24 August 2018

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An epic adventure set in the last Ice Age. Europe, 20,000 years ago. While on his first hunt with his tribes most elite group, a young man is injured and left for dead. Awakening to find himself broken and alone – he must learn to survive and navigate the harsh and unforgiving wilderness. Reluctantly taming a lone wolf abandoned by its pack, the pair learn to rely on each other and become unlikely allies, enduring countless dangers and overwhelming odds in order to find their way home before the deadly winter arrives.

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Alpha

21 Aug 20183 stars

Boy meets dog in a heartwarming and spectacular fable that falls just short of its epic ambitions

The familiar boy and his dog story gets the Paleolithic treatment in this spectacularly beautiful coming-of-age-in-the-Ice-Age fable, in which a young hunter and a lone wolf form the original bond that will make canines man's best friend down through…

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