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On The Road

FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast

Kristen Stewart
Garrett Hedlund
Sam Reilly
Kirsten Dunst
Viggo Mortensen
Directors
Walter Salles
Screenwriters
Jose Rivera
Running Time
137 minutes

On The Road
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On The Road

Plot
Aspiring writer Sal Paradise (Riley) meets bohemian hipster Dean Moriarty (Hedlund) in late-’40s New York, and together they embark on a cross-country tour of the US by car.


Verdict
A decent, well-cast and mounted adaptation that hits all the right notes but plays them in a respectful, muted monotone.


Reviewed by Damon Wise

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