When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.
In the film, the town of Höfn stands in for Greenland, while Kálfafellsdalur and Fjallsárlón stood in for Afghanistan and the Himalayas.
The epic skateboarding section was filmed at Seyðisfjörður, in the Eastfjörds.
Many other locations were used and represented Iceland in the film.
- Directed by Ben Stiller
- Produced by John Goldwyn
- Twentieth Century Fox 2013