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The Road (2009)

Rating:R (for some violence, disturbing images and language)
Genre:Drama, Suspense/Thriller
Release Date:November 25, 2009
Running time:111 minutes
Cast:Kodi Smit-McPhee, Charlize Theron, Guy Pearce, Robert Duvall, Viggo Mortensen
Director:John Hillcoat
Producer:Paula Mae Schwartz, Steve Schwartz, Nick Wechsler
Writer:Cormac McCarthy, Joe Penhall
Distributor:The Weinstein Co./Dimension

Description: "The Road" is a post-apocalyptic dramatic thriller about a father and his son walking alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. It is cold enough to crack stones, and when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the coast, although they don't know what, if anything, awaits them there. They have nothing; just a pistol to defend themselves against the lawless bands that stalk the road, the clothes they are wearing, a cart of scavenged food -- and each other.

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