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A friendship between two young men is tested when they go for a hike in a desert and forget to bring any water or food with them.

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Gus Van Sant
2 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »
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Casey Affleck ... Gerry
Matt Damon ... Gerry
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Two friends that call each other Gerry decide to hide in the wilderness in order to see something. However, they do not find what they're looking for. They decide to return to the car but they get lost in the desert, without water, supplies or a compass. Now they have to walk, trying to find the road to survive. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The desert can be a silent World.


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Van Sant revealed in The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011) that he was inspired by Tomb Raider (1996)'s camera. See more »

Goofs

Obvious CGI landing when Gerry jumps off the rock. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Gerry: Hey, Gerry, the path.
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Für Alina
by Arvo Pärt
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Good Movie, But the Pace is too Slow
23 December 2013 | by claudio_carvalhoSee all my reviews

Two friends that call each other Gerry (Matt Damon / Casey Affleck) decide to hike in the wilderness to see something and they do not find it. They decide to return to the car but they get lost in the desert, without water, supplies or a compass. Now they have to walking trying to find the road to survive.

Based on a true story, "Gerry" is a good movie with great performances, but the pace is too slow. Gus Van Sant should have edited and cut at least twenty minutes of the footage. I saw this movie on DVD and I used the fast forward to jump some very slow scenes. My vote is six.

Title (Brazil): "Gerry"


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Country:

USA | Argentina | Jordan

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 September 2002 (Greece) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Argentina See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$26,285, 17 February 2003

Gross USA:

$254,683

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$254,683
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