The Revenant, directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu, opens in limited release today. It opens wide on January 8, 2016.
Deep in the unchartered American wilderness in the 1820s, hunter Hugh Glass is severely injured by a bear while hunting and left for dead by a traitorous member of his team, John Fitzgerald. With sheer will as his only weapon, Glass must navigate a hostile environment, a brutal winter and warring tribes in a relentless quest to survive and exact vengeance on Fitzgerald. Inspired by a true story and Michael Punke's novel of the same name.
The Revenant stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Hugh Glass, Tom Hardy as John Fitzgerald, Domhnall Gleeson as Andrew Henry, Will Poulter as Jim Bridger and Lukas Haas.
ILM is the main VFX provider with Richard McBride serving as Production VFX Supervisor.