World Traveler

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World Traveler
Directed byBart Freundlich
Written byBart Freundlich
StarringBilly Crudup
Julianne Moore
Music byClint Mansell
Release date
  • 2001 (2001)
Running time
103 minutes
United States

World Traveler is a 2001 drama film directed by Bart Freundlich and starring Billy Crudup and Julianne Moore. It was screened at the 2001 Toronto International Film Festival.


The plot concerns a restless New Yorker named Cal who one day drives off into the open road, leaving his wife and infant son behind and along the way, meets a number of unusual characters;[1] the film uses numerous songs by Willie Nelson.[2]



Filming took place in Alabama, Florida, and the Oregon towns of Pacific City and Enterprise.[3]


The film has a 35% rating at Rotten Tomatoes based on 66 reviews.[4]


  1. ^ AllMovie
  2. ^ Holden, Stephen (19 April 2002). "Film in Review; 'World Traveler'". The New York Times. Retrieved 22 June 2014.
  3. ^ "Filmed in Oregon 1908-2015" (PDF). Oregon Film Council. Oregon State Library. Retrieved December 27, 2015.
  4. ^ Rotten Tomatoes

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