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El camino (2008)

Not Rated | | Drama | 29 February 2008 (USA)
Elliot, 31, a product of the Washington D.C. foster care system, has spent most of his life moving from place to place. When he is contacted by Matthew, a childhood friend from "the system"... See full summary »

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Erik S. Weigel
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Credited cast:
Leo Fitzpatrick ... Elliot
Elisabeth Moss ... Lily
Christopher Denham ... Gray
Wes Studi ... Dave
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Christopher Bartolozzi Christopher Bartolozzi ... Young Matthew
Richard Gallagher ... Matthew
Charlotte Hackman Charlotte Hackman ... Funeral Woman 1
Roxana Haden Roxana Haden ... Gwen
Amy Hargreaves ... Sissy
Daren Jackson Daren Jackson ... Foster Care Teen
Kameron King Kameron King ... Teen #2
Anne Stevens Koloski Anne Stevens Koloski ... Maggie
Taylor Kowalski ... Teen #1
Dori Legg Dori Legg ... Rachel
Becky London ... Mrs. Parsons
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Elliot, 31, a product of the Washington D.C. foster care system, has spent most of his life moving from place to place. When he is contacted by Matthew, a childhood friend from "the system" dying of cancer, Elliot goes to be by his side. At the funeral, he meets Gray and Lily, two friends of Matthew, both aimless in their present lives. Motivated by their sense of loss, and personal anger, Gray, Lily and Elliot steal Matthew's ashes and take them to Mexico. As the three travelers journey cross-country with Matthew's urn in tow, they are forced to confront their own sense of family, identity and future. Set against the changing American landscape, EL CAMINO follows these characters as they search for themselves in a country that has lost it's own identity. Gray, the wayward son of a prominent D.C. family, has left his pregnant girlfriend. He is angry, volatile and fearful of commitment. Lily is Matthew's ex-girlfriend. Unbeknownst to her parents, she has dropped out of college and ... Written by Anonymous

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There is a home for each of us, for some it's just harder to find.

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Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 February 2008 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New Mexico, USA See more »

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Budget:

$600,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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