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Not Rated In Theaters 02/27/1998 , 44min.
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Plot & Details

Everest is the highest-grossing IMAX film ever released. This breathtaking and exhilarating program documents the deadly 1996 expedition which was the focus of Jon Krakauer's best-selling book Into Thin Air. The New York Times calls Everest "an amazing feat of filmmaking." Liam Neeson narrates and the music of George Harrison is featured.
  • MPAA Rating: Not Rated
  • Genre(s): Documentary,Epic and Historical,Special Interest,Sports
  • Run Time: 44min.
  • Theatrical Release Date: 02/27/1998
  • DVD Release Date: 12/07/1999
  • Status: In Theaters
  • Distributor(s): MacGillivray Freeman
  • Director(s): Stephen Judson, Greg MacGillivray
  • Themes: Daring Rescues,Survival in the Wilderness
  • Tone: Tense
  • Keywords: blizzard, disaster, expedition, mountain-climbing, rescue, summit [peak]
  • Country of Origin: USA (10-16-1998)
  • Language: English

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