• 2015
  • PG-13
  • 121 min
  • UK, USA, Iceland
  • adventure, biography, drama

The story of New Zealand's Robert "Rob" Edwin Hall, who on May 10, 1996, together with Scott Fischer, teamed up on a joint expedition to ascend Mount Everest.

Director: Baltasar Kormákur

Writers: Simon Beaufoy, William Nicholson

Stars: Jason Clarke, Jake Gyllenhaal, Josh Brolin, John Hawkes, Sam Worthington

Everest boasts all the dizzying cinematography a person could hope to get out a movie about mountain climbers, even if it's content to tread less challenging narrative terrain.

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Everest (2015)


  • Baltasar Kormákur
    Baltasar Kormákur
    Baltasar Kormákur (Samper) (born 27 February 1966) is an Icelandic actor, theater and film director, and film producer. He is best known for directing the films 101 Reykjavík, Hafið, A Little Trip to Heaven (starring Julia Stiles and Forest Whitaker), and a film based on the book Mýrin (Jar City) by Arnaldur Indriðason. His father is the Spanish painter Baltasar...

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Tagline: The Storm Awaits.

Motion Picture Rating: PG-13

Genres: adventure, biography, drama, thriller

Keywords: mountain, snow storm, hiking, climbing, snow, death, blizzard, mountain climbing, based on true events, mount everest, 3d

Categories: mountain climbing, survival, mount everest, oxygen, nepal, himalayas, expedition, sherpa, wilderness, blizzard, man versus nature, rescue

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 121 min

Country: UK, USA, Iceland

Language: English, Russian

Aspect Ratio: 2.39 : 1

Color: Color