ALBUQUERQUE, NM - The KiMo Theatre's 90th Anniversary Season of Celebration continues
with a free screening of The Road starring Viggo Mortensen, Kodi Smit-McPhee and Charlize Theron at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 26. 

The Road is a 2009 American post-apocalyptic drama directed by John Hillcoat from a screenplay written by Joe Penhall, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning 2006 novel of the same name by Cormac McCarthy

A man, played by Mortensen, and his young son, played by Smit-McPhee, struggle to survive in a post-apocalyptic world after a global cataclysm has caused an extinction event. They scavenge for supplies, try to find shelter and avoid roaming gangs as they travel on a road to the coast in hopes it will be warmer.
The Road received a limited release in North American cinemas from November 25, 2009, and was released in United Kingdom cinemas on January 4, 2010. The film received generally positive reviews from critics and the performances of Mortensen and Smit-McPhee garnered praise. The film also received numerous nominations, including a BAFTA nomination for Best Cinematography.

For a schedule of upcoming signature events, visit The Albuquerque Journal is the title sponsor of the 90th Anniversary Season of Celebration. Producing partners includeBookWorksNew Mexico Humanities Council and the NEA.