Related Movies

Night Moves

Meek's Cutoff

Wendy and Lucy

Old Joy

Home > Movies > O > Old Joy

Release Date: August 25, 2006Running Time: 76 mins.
MPAA Rating: NoneBox Office: $255,352.00
Genre: Adaptation, Drama

Tanya Smith
Daniel London
Will Oldham
Kelly Reichardt

All Cast & Crew >>

Two old friends, Kurt and Mark, reunited for a weekend camping trip in the Cascade mountain range east of Portland, Oregon. For Mark, the weekend outing offers a respite from the pressure of his imminent fatherhood; for Kurt, it is part of a long series of carefree adventures. As the hour progress and the landscape evolves, the twin seekers move through a range of subtle emotions, enacting a pilgrimage of mutual confusion, sudden insight, and spiritual battle. When they arrive at their final destination, a hot spring in an old growth forest, they must either confront the divergent paths they have taken, or somehow transcend their growing tensions.