Into the Wild is a beautiful film regardless where you stand on any inaccuracies or the merits of Christopher McCandless’s (mis)adventure. I can see both sides, but I personally love what he tried to do, the stand he tried to make – I think it’s a beautiful soul’s bold reaction to an ugly world.
However I also find it very curious what he wrote towards the end of his journey:
“Happiness only real when shared”
Long may you run brother.
Here’s a song from the film – Long Nights by Eddie Vedder: