The River Why
The River Why (2010)

Matt Leutwyler directs this adaptation of David James Duncan's novel surrounding a young man's (Zach Gilford) search for a rainbow trout. William Hurt co-stars as the man's father, while Amber Heard fills the role of the… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: November 8, 2011
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The River Why suffers from a pervasive lack of authenticity that inevitably (and ultimately) renders its few positive attributes moot...

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Cynthia S.
I can handle slow moving movies, but this one went nowhere. If you are the outdoors type, this may appeal to you for the river scenes. For those who would… More
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"I like the actors Zach Gilford, William Hurt, and Amber Heard. BUT this film did neither justice and I am having such a hard time understanding why they… More
Jim Hunter
A young man leaves his family to fish and pursue a woman. This film immediately reminded me of <i>A River Runs through It</i> because both concern a… More