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Martin Sheen shines in this film about a father and his son on the Camino in Spain . . .
The Way is a powerful and moving story of an American doctor who loses his son in a tragic accident along the Camino de Santiago, a pilgrimage route known as the Way of St. James. Tom Avery (Sheen) intends to retrieve his son’s body and return home.
However, in a combination of grief and homage to his son (Estevez), he decides to walk the ancient spiritual trail. Along the Camino, he meets three other people looking for greater meaning in their lives.