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PG| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
Mountaineers Conrad Anker and Lou Houlding set out to recreate famed British explorer George Mallory's ill-fated attempt to reach the summit of Mount Everest in 1924.

Cast: Ralph Fiennes , Natasha Richardson , Alan Rickman , Hugh Dancy , Conrad Anker , Leo Houlding , Liam Neeson ,

Director: Anthony Geffen

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: National Geographic

The Wildest Dream: Conquest of Everest (2010)

Release Date: August 6th, 2010|1 hr. 33 min.

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  • The soul of the film is the relationship between mountain-obsessed Mallory and his wife, Ruth, who corresponded in beautifully written letters brought to life by Liam Neeson and Natasha Richardson. show more

  • Herman Melville would have dug this film. Because at bottom, it's less about the epic struggle of human vs. nature, or the soaring ambitions of the human spirit than about obsession. show more

  • This National Geographic production mixes two amazing adventures, neither of them quite what you expect. show more

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