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"The River Wild": A Thrilling Action-Adventure Film

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The 2023 action-thriller film called "The River Wild" is directed by Ben Ketai and features Meryl Streep, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Kevin Bacon in its cast. The plot of the movie revolves around two siblings who go on a white-water rafting trip with a small group only to find themselves in danger when a group of criminals hijacks their raft.

The film stars the following actors:

  • Meryl Streep portrays the role of Joey who is a doctor and also happens to be the film's protagonist.
  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays the character of Gray, who is Joey's estranged brother.
  • Karissa, portrayed by Kevin Bacon, is the leader of the group of criminals that hijacks the raft.

Directed by:

  • Ben Ketai


Joey and Gray, who love each other but have trust issues, join a small group for a white-water rafting expedition.
Soon, they encounter a group of criminals who hijack their raft and coerce them into navigating perilous rapids towards their destination.

While navigating the river, Joey and Gray must utilize their skills and knowledge to outsmart the criminals and endure the treacherous journey.

Other elements of the movie include:

  • Critics gave high praise to "The River Wild" for its performances, notably those of Streep and Bacon.
  • The movie was commended for its thrilling action scenes and suspenseful storyline.
  • "The River Wild" was released in cinemas in 2023.

Watching options:

  • "The River Wild" can be viewed in cinemas.
  • It may be possible to stream or purchase the movie on digital platforms in the future.

Overall, "The River Wild" is an exciting action-adventure movie that keeps the viewers on the edge of their seats with its suspenseful plot and amazing acting performances.