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PG-13| 2 hr. 6 min.

Plot Summary
Feeling responsible for his father's death, which occurred during a climbing expedition, Peter Garrett (Chris O'Donnell) has quit the pursuit in favor of photography, while his sister, Annie (Robin Tunney), has become a top climber. After Annie is hired by wealthy businessman Elliot Vaughn (Bill Paxton) to lead a trek, inclement weather causes the crew to become trapped. Facing his fears, Peter assembles a rescue team, including experienced climber Montgomery Wick (Scott Glenn), to save them.

Cast: Chris O'Donnell , Bill Paxton , Robin Tunney , Scott Glenn , Izabella Scorupco , Temuera Morrison , Stuart Wilson , Nicholas Lea

Director: Martin Campbell

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Columbia TriStar Home Video

Vertical Limit (2000)

Release Date: December 8th, 2000|2 hr. 6 min.

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  • 80
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Pulls off thrilling stunts that will leave you a sweaty-palmed mess. It's top-tier movie escapism. show more

  • 50
    Bob Graham San Francisco Chronicle

    The film is well shot and has titillating action without a single persuasive emotion. show more

  • 63
    Andy Seiler USA Today

    The action scenes in Vertical Limit take cliffhanging to the highest peaks of excitement. It's a shame the story keeps dragging us down to sea level. show more

  • June 25, 2011 JOE
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    HIKERS WILL HAVE A BETTER APPRECIATION FOR THIS MOVIE. ACTION THROUGHOUT!

  • February 23, 2009 mohd arif mirza
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    it is grate nd one of the best movie in my point of vie........

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