IFC Films and Sundance Selects Acquire Distribution Rights for ON THE ROAD
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collider.com Though it’s certainly one of the more high profile indie projects to come along in quite some time, the first feature film adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s seminal tome On the Road has only now secured domestic distribution. Showblitz reports that IFC Films and Sundance Selects have acquired the distribution rights to director Walter Salles’ adaptation, with a theatrical release planned for sometime this fall. Read »
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On the Road Synopsis and Credits

Based on Jack Kerouc's beloved American novel, ON THE ROAD is the story of Sal Paradise, an aspiring New York writer, and Dean Moriarty, a devastatingly charming ex-con, married to the very liberated and seductive Marylou. Sal and Dean bond instantly instantly upon meeting. Determined not to get locked in to a constricted life, the two friends cut their ties and take to the road with Marylou. Thirsting for freedom, the three young people head off in search of the world, of other encounters, and of themselves.

"On the Road" stars Alice Braga, Amy Adams, Garrett Hedlund, Kirsten Dunst, Kristen Stewart, Sam Riley, Steve Buscemi, Tom Sturridge, and Viggo Mortensen.

Directed by Walter Salles.
Written by Jose Rivera.
Produced by Charles Gillibert, Nathanaël Karmitz, and Rebecca Yeldham.
Production company/distributor: IFC Films.

Release Date: December 21, 2012

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