On the Road

On the Road

Format
Paperback
Price
$16.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780143120285
  • 304 Pages
  • Penguin Books
  • Adult

Overview

Jack Kerouac’s groundbreaking novel—soon to be a major motion picture with a star-studded cast

In what is sure to be one of the major cinematic events of 2012, Jack Kerouac’s legendary Beat classic, On the Road, will finally hit the big screen. Directed by Walter Salles (The Motorcycle Diaries; Paris, Je T’Aime) and with a cast of some of Hollywood’s biggest stars, including Kristen Stewart (The Twilight Saga), Sam Riley, Garrett Hedlund, Kirsten Dunst, Amy Adams (Julie & Julia, The Fighter), Tom Sturridge, and Viggo Mortensen (the Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Road), the film will attract new fans who will be inspired by Kerouac’s revolutionary masterwork.

On the Road

On the Road

Jack Kerouac

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Praise

“Life is great, and few can put the zest and wonder and sadness and humor of it on paper more interestingly than Kerouac.” —San Francisco Chronicle
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