Alaska is many things to many people; it's a destination, an attitude, and an escape. It has been tamed today in many ways, yet there is still adventure and challenge there. This stunning documentary takes us along the byways of the past, to find the adventuring spirit that has drawn seekers, sourdoughs, saints and sinners, to the adventure that is Alaska.
Hugo is an orphan boy living in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. He learned to fix clocks and other gadgets from his father and uncle which he puts to use keeping the train station clocks running.
Tired of the noise and madness of New York and the crushing conventions of late Eisenhower-era America, itinerant journalist Paul Kemp travels to the pristine island of Puerto Rico to write for a local San Juan newspaper run by the downtrodden editor Lotterman.
A cop (Matthew McConaughey) who moonlights as a hit man agrees to kill the hated mother of a desperate drug dealer (Emile Hirsch) in exchange for a tumble with the young man's virginal sister (Juno Temple).
Have you watched Venture to Alaska yet? What did you think about it?