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The Way

When Tom learns that his adult son has been killed while hiking a pilgrim trail called the Camino de Santiago (The Way of Saint James), the aging father heads overseas to collect Daniel's remains. Once there however, Tom decides to walk to French/Spanish path himself in hopes of finding a connection with his lost child. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: B+
Sexual Content: B-
Language: C+
Drugs/Alcohol: D
Run Time: 122
Theater Release: 11 Nov 2011
Video Release: 21 Feb 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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The Way is rated PG-13: for some thematic elements, drug use and smoking.

Director: Emilio Estevez
Cast: Emilio Estevez, Martin Sheen and Deborah Kara Unger
Studio: 2011 Arc Entertainment/ Mongrel Media
Website: Official site for The Way.

Detailed Review

Tom and his adult son Daniel (played by real life father and son Martin Sheen and Emilio Estevez) have never really been close. As a dutiful breadwinner, Tom has been… 
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Why Is The Way Rated PG-13?

Violence: A man identifies his son by briefly looking at his dead body at the… 
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In a conversation between a father and son, Tom defends his sense of responsibility and… 
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