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The Revenant is a 2015 American film, directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy.

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What does the dream scene of Glass signify?

In the dream that Hugh Glass has in The Revenant it is shown that some men came and burnt all of the village. Glass killed one of the officers. Glass' wife was also killed. At some point a church is ...
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How do they avoid the cast and crew leaving tracks around the set of The Revenant?

In the 2015 movie The Revenant, Hugh Glass is seen in several shots alone in the snow. Now, we know that there are several other people out there with him working for the cast and crew. In some of the ...
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What do they say in The Revenant?

I am not a native English speaker. So I have some problems about strange dialogues. What does Fitzgerald mean in this line in The Revenant? Fitzgerald: If we keep it, we can lay it up around hours ...
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Why did the Arikara kill Fitzgerald?

Using Henry's corpse as decoy, Glass ambushes Fitzgerald. He chases him into the woods and they engage in a bloody fight beside a river. Glass is about to kill Fitzgerald, but remembers Hikuc's words ...
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Where was this scene from Revenant filmed?

Does anybody know where this movie scene was filmed? It's from the first 5 mins. It looks amazing how it is a forest with a creek running through.
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Why did Fitzgerald cut off the captain's scalp?

When Captain Henry and Glass head out to find Fitzgerald, they separate and the captain encounters Fitzgerald alone. They both start shooting each other simultaneously, but we don't notice that the ...
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Why does Hugh Glass look at the camera at the ending scene?

In The Revenant (2015), why does Hugh Glass look at the camera during the ending scene or in one of the last scenes of the movie?
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Was the horse shot at the beginning of The Revenant real?

Was the shot horse a real horse in The Revenant? In the beginning scenes, when the men are running heading for the boat, a quick clip shows a barely clothed man come out of a tent or some type of ...
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Why was it better to abandon the boat?

I did not quite understand the reasoning re abandoning the boat in The Revenant. To my understanding, travelling in the boat would have removed them from the pursuing people faster than those pursuing ...
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Horse jumping off the cliff scene from 'The Revenant'

In the movie The Revenant, when Di Caprio jumps off the cliff while on his horse, the scene looks very realistic. While in the "fight with the bear" scene I could definitely tell that it was done with ...
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Where was this scene from The Revenant filmed?

I was really impressed by this scene in The Revenant: Could anyone tell me where it was filmed?
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Why did the Arikara spare Glass?

In the movie The Revenant, using Henry's corpse as decoy, Glass ambushes Fitzgerald. He chases him into the woods and they engage in a bloody fight beside a river. Glass is about to kill Fitzgerald, ...
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Was the intense breathing of Mr Glass done on purpose in The Revenant or as filler?

In The Revenant, you can see Hugh Glass fight with a bear, he gets wounded badly. From that point on you can hear Hugh Glass breathe very loud & clear. Almost every time he's in the screen. I ...
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Did someone arrange rocks in a U shape?

In The Revenant (2015), there's a scene where Leo finds fish in the river and the fish is trapped in rocks which are arranged in a U shape on the side of the river. So did someone arrange the rocks in ...
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Did The Revenant movie team kill animals for the movie?

I found this article claiming that Leonardo DiCaprio really ate raw bison liver and slept inside of dead animals for the filming of The Revenant (2015). Yet I never heard a single complaint, e.g. from ...
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Why did the horse keep on walking when Glass was not on it?

During the scene in The Revenant where Glass tricked Fitzgerald by setting up his commander's body on his horse, why did the horse keep on walking? Doesn't the horse need to be signaled in order to ...
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Why were there no American women in the Revenant?

In The Revenant we see native women in the village formed by American soldiers, but why were there no American women brought?
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Fitzgerald's choices

I have some doubts about Fitzgerald's choices in The Revenant. Why didn't he kill Bridger? He had the skills to do it, and many opportunities. I don't understand his choice to keep him alive.
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How was the bear attack scene shot in the movie 'The Revenant'?

The picture below shows a scene in which a bear is attacking Leonardo DiCaprio, who is playing Hugh Glass in the movie ' The Revenant'. How was the scene shot? Was the bear real?
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How did Leonardo DiCaprio get nominated for BAFTA Award for his role in The Revenant?

First of all, The Revenant is not yet released out in theatres or didn't premiere in a film festival. Then how did Leonardo DiCaprio get nominated for a BAFTA Award for his role in The Revenant?