Based on Bill Bryson’s memoir of the same name, A Walk in the Woods is an adventure comedy biopic about rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail. The film, starring Robert Redford, Nick Nolte, Mary Steenburgen, Nick Offerman, Emma Thompson, and Kristen Schaal, hits theatres on September 2nd.

After spending two decades in England, celebrated travel humorist Bill Bryson (Robert Redford) returns to his native United States. In an effort to reconnect with his country, he decides to hike the 2,200 stunning miles of the Appalachian Trail. But while he had envisioned it as a trek of relaxation and tranquility, it becomes something entirely different when his philandering, former friend (Nick Nolte) joins him on the trip.

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Books on Film: A Walk in the Woods

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