The movie The Revenant tells the story of frontiersman, Hugh Glass, (played by Leonardo DiCaprio), who in the 1820s set out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Inspired by true events, The Revenant is an immersive and visceral cinematic experience capturing one man’s epic adventure of survival and the extraordinary power of the human spirit. In an expedition of the uncharted American wilderness, legendary explorer Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio) is brutally attacked by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. In a quest to survive, Glass endures unimaginable grief as well as the betrayal of his confidant John Fitzgerald (Tom Hardy). Guided by sheer will and the love of his family, Glass must navigate a vicious winter in a relentless pursuit to live and find redemption.
The Revenant is Alejandro González Iñárritu’s follow up to the 2015 Oscar winning movie Birdman.