On the Road

On the Road (2012)

The best teacher is experience.

  • Genre: Adventure, Drama
  • Release Date: 2012-05-22
  • User Rating: 5.6/10 from 599 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 17min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: SPAD Films
  • Production Country: Brazil, France, United Kingdom, United States of America
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Dean and Sal are the portrait of the Beat Generation. Their search for "It" results in a fast paced, energetic roller coaster ride with highs and lows throughout the U.S.

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  • Garrett Hedlund

    as Dean Moriarty / Neal Cassady
  • Sam Riley

    as Sal Paradise / Jack Kerouac
  • Kristen Stewart

    as Marylou / LuAnne Henderson
  • Amy Adams

    as Jane / Joan Vollmer
  • Tom Sturridge

    as Carlo Marx / Allen Ginsberg
  • Kirsten Dunst

    as Camille / Carolyn Cassady
  • Viggo Mortensen

    as Old Bull Lee / William S. Burroughs
  • Danny Morgan

    as Ed Dunkle / Al Hinkle
  • Alice Braga

    as Terry / Bea Franco
  • Elisabeth Moss

    as Galatea Dunkel / Helen Hinkle
  • Terrence Howard

    as Walter
  • Sarah Allen

    as Vicki
  • Kim Bubbs

    as Laura
  • Eric Davis

    as Paul
  • Giselle Itié

    as Tonia
  • Steve Buscemi

    as Tall thin salesman
  • Giovanna Zacarías

    as Puta Loca Roja
  • Coati Mundi

    as Slim Gaillard
  • John Burnside

    as Ghostly Hobo (uncredited)
Editing François Gédigier Editor
Production Francis Ford Coppola Executive Producer
Sound Gustavo Santaolalla Original Music Composer
Costume & Make-Up Danny Glicker Costume Design
Directing Walter Salles Director
Writing José Rivera Screenplay
Camera Eric Gautier Director of Photography
Art Carlos Conti Production Design
Production Nathanaël Karmitz Producer
Production Charles Gillibert Producer
Writing Jack Kerouac Novel