Into The Wild is a beautiful and emotive story of a young man who turns his back on society. With Sean Penn’s confident direction and perfect starring cast, Into the Wild is made to be a beautiful yet heart wrenching portrayal on the life of Christopher McCandless, a bright, recent college graduate, who in 1992 was found dead in the depths of an Alaskan forest after giving away his $24,000 trust fund to Oxfam. 340 more words