An experienced guide (Vic) accompanies a city boy (Alan) and his three friends on their first wilderness experience. Hoping to teach the four boys lessons not only about the wilderness, but about themselves, Vic pushes them to the limit. Soon after alienating the boys, Vic finds himself in desperate need of help and must rely on his students in order to survive. Written by
Wayne Coleman <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
A majority of the film was shot in 1985, but to capitalize on a narration of the story, the scenes involving Sean Astin
narrating the film were shot in 1987. See more
When Vic is showing the slide show to Alan's parents in the beginning, you can hear him say the same thing twice. "We caught this fish on the first day, This is where we camped the first night". See more
This wasn't on the itinerary.
Written by Ian Astbury
and Billy Duffy
Produced by Rick Rubin
Performed by The Cult
Courtesy of Sire Records
by arrangement with Warner Special Products and Beggars Banquet Records Limited See more