Apr 09, 2010 · Drama Romance A young man abandons his family for a solitary life of fly-fishing. His goal was to find his own way in the fishing world and thereby find himself and love. Director Matthew Leutwyler Writers Thomas A. Cohen (screenplay) David James Duncan (novel) John Jay Osborn Jr. (screenplay) Stars Zach Gilford Amber Heard William Hurt
- Matthew Leutwyler
- Drama, Romance
The River Why is an adaptation of the 1983 Sierra Club novel by David James Duncan. The coming-of-age tale centers on a young man named Augustine "Gus" Orviston ( Zach Gilford) and his quest for an elusive Rainbow Trout, which is a metaphor for his internal search for self-knowledge.
- David James Duncan
- United States
The River Why (285) 5.5 1 h 44 min 2010 18+ Sick of living in a home shrouded with secrets, lies and a smothering sense of competition, Gus runs away from home and the shadow of his famous fly-fishing father. Directors Matthew Leutwyler Starring Zach Gilford, Amber Heard, William Hurt Genres Drama Subtitles English [CC] Audio languages English
The River Why Photos View All Photos (10) Movie Info Gus leaves the city to live and fish in the wilderness and begins a search for self-discovery. During his quest he embraces his love of the...
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