Top 3 The Revenant Movie Facts

Following is our collection of The Revenant facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of The Revenant film message.

Hugh decides to cauterize the wound on his neck after he attempts to drink water but the water comes out from his neck wound
Hugh decides to cauterize the wound on his neck after he attempts to drink water but the water comes out from his neck wound
Hugh Glass carves into ice "Fitzgerald killed my son" the next morning the sun is shown to have melted snow and likely the message meaning that if Glass doesn't survive neither will the knowledge of his sons murder.
Hugh Glass carves into ice "Fitzgerald killed my son" the next morning the sun is shown to have melted snow and likely the message meaning that if Glass doesn't survive neither will the knowledge of his sons murder.

The Revenant Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - There are depictions of satan from Dante's 9th layer of hell, paralleling the frozen landscape to the frozen layer where satan resides.
    There are depictions of satan from Dante's 9th layer of hell, paralleling the frozen landscape to the frozen layer where satan resides.
The Revenant poster
The Revenant poster

The Revenant Plot

A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The Revenant. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Western
Director Alejandro G. Iñárritu
Stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson, Will Poulter
IMDB score 8.0