Trailer

Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot

Runtime
1hr 53mins
Directed by
Gus Van Sant
Featuring
Joaquin Phoenix,
Rooney Mara,
Jonah Hill
Body

Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara star in the new film from Gus Van Sant (MilkGood Will Hunting).

After Portland slacker John Callahan (Joaquin Phoenix) nearly loses his life in a car accident, the last thing he intends to do is give up drinking. But when he reluctantly enters treatment – with encouragement from his girlfriend (Rooney Mara) and a charismatic sponsor (Jonah Hill) – Callahan discovers a gift for drawing edgy, irreverent newspaper cartoons that develop a national following and grant him a new lease on life. Based on a true story, this poignant, insightful and often funny drama about the healing power of art is adapted from Callahan’s autobiography and directed by two-time Oscar® nominee Gus Van Sant.

This Week