The Revenant

The Revenant
  • 2016
  • US
  • 2h 36min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Alejandro González Iñárritu
  • Cast: Tom Hardy, Leonardo DiCaprio, Will Poulter
  • UK release: 15 January 2016

Hugh Glass (DiCaprio) is a fur trapper and frontiersman who, after being attacked by a bear, is left for dead by colleage John Fitzgerald (Hardy). An audacious, immersive and highly accomplished tale of how true grit can overcome pure hell, with excellent performances, especially from DiCaprio.

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Alejandro G. Inarritu admits Revenant bad decisions

18 Feb 2016

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Alejandro G. Iñárritu admits he made an "irresponsible decision" to only film 'The Revenant' in natural light. The filmmaker spent 11 months shooting the motion picture in sub-zero temperatures in Canada, and to make conditions even more difficult the…

Revenant cast sent to bootcamp

16 Jan 2016

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'The Revenant' cast went to "bootcamp" to prepare them for freezing temperatures on set. The adventure survival film took nine months to make and the cast even visited Russia to get in the snow, but Domnhall Gleeson - who stars as Captain Andrew Henry…

Tom Hardy dedicates Oscar nomination to The Revenant team

15 Jan 2016

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Tom Hardy has dedicated his Oscar nomination to the crew that made 'The Revenant'. The 41-year-old actor is up for the Best Supporting Actor prize at the Academy Awards, while the movie leads the way with nominations earning 12. Hardy is thrilled to be…

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu: The Revenant explores a culture clash

15 Jan 2016

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Alejandro González Iñárritu says his movie 'The Revenant' is about a "clash of two cultures". The 52-year-old Mexican director wanted to tell a story of the suffering that America endured when Europeans colonised the land in the 16th century and the…

Leonardo DiCaprio: The Revenant was like live theatre

14 Jan 2016

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Leonardo DiCaprio says making 'The Revenant' was like "rehearsing theatre." The 41-year-old actor has been vocal about the tough conditions for making his new movie, in which he had to eat raw bison liver, film in sub-zero temperatures and take shelter…

The Revenant

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Leonardo DiCaprio astonishes in Alejandro González Iñarritu’s attention-grabbing frontier drama

If there’s one thing we should all have learned about Leonardo DiCaprio by now, it’s that you underestimate him at your peril. Tom Hardy, it seems, wasn’t paying enough attention. In The Revenant DiCaprio assumes the ragged guise of a top-notch and…

'Brave' Leonardo DiCaprio

4 Jan 2016

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Leonardo DiCaprio is incredibly "brave", according to the director of 'The Revenant'. Filmmaker Alejandro González Iñárritu has revealed the 41-year-old actor took no convincing when it came to the more gruelling scenes for the adventure film and admits…

Domhnall Gleeson: The Revenant was tough

29 Dec 2015

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Domhnall Gleeson found filming 'The Revenant' "tough as f**k". The 32-year-old actor - who plays Andrew Henry, captain of the fur trappers - admits shooting the movie in -40 degree temperatures for eight months was the hardest conditions he's worked on…

Leonardo DiCaprio says The Revenant was 'most difficult film' he's ever done

25 Nov 2015

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Leonardo DiCaprio has admitted 'The Revenant' is the most "difficult film" he's ever shot. The 41-year-old actor has countless blockbusters under his belt but has admitted the forthcoming biographical Western thriller film, in which he plays Hugh Glass…

Tom Hardy joins The Revenant

1 Jul 2014

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Tom Hardy has joined the cast of 'The Revenant'. The 36-year-old actor will star alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in the upcoming revenge thriller, which is based on the Michael Punke novel of the same name, Deadline reports. It marks a reunion between the…

Will Poulter to join The Revenant?

26 Jun 2014

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Will Poulter could be set to star alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in 'The Revenant'. The 'We're the Millers' star is said to be in negotiations to join 'The Wolf of Wall Street' actor in the upcoming revenge thriller, which is based on the Michael Punke…

Leonardo DiCaprio to star in The Revenant

16 Apr 2014

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Leonardo DiCaprio will star in 'The Revenant'. The 39-year-old actor will take on the role of revenge-seeking frontiersman Hugh Glass, who is mauled by a grizzly bear in the movie adaptation of Michael Punke's book - full title 'The Revenant: A Novel Of…

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