In 1939, the Polish military Janusz is accused of espionage by the Soviet Union. His wife is being tortured and Janusz is being sentenced to 20 years in a Siberian gulag. When Janusz is commissioned to work in the mines, he feels that the only chance of survival is escaping from the camp. He plans to break out with the bitter American Mr. Smith; the funny Yugoslavian accountant Zoran; the Polish chef and budding artist Tomasz Horodynsky; the Polish kazik, who has night blindness; and the Latvian priest Voss and is forced to include the Russian criminal Valka in the group of refugees. On their journey they encounter blizzard, mosquitoes, hunger, desert, sandstorm, thirst and the volatile teenager Irena, who joins the group.
First class Drama film produced in 2010 in International. Finding the right movie to watch online can be time consuming, but you finally found it, The Way Back is a good one. If you analyze all the last time released movies and compare them with The Way Back, you'll understand that The Way Back is doing really good work. Of course I also remember about the top hollywood cast. Producer of this movie was Peter Weir. Feel free to hit the play button and enjoy the movie, the great actors play and all other things that make the whole movie as great as it is.