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Everest [videorecording] /

by Baltasar Kormákur [film director.]; Bevan, Tim [film producer.]; Nicholson, William [screenwriter.]; Beaufoy, Simon [screenwriter.]; Clarke, Jason [actor.]; Brolin, Josh [actor.]; Hawkes, John [actor.]; Wright, Robin [actor.]; Kelly, Michael [actor.]; Gyllenhaal, Jake [actor.]; Watson, Emily [actor.]; Worthington, Sam [actor.]; Knightley, Keira [actor.]; Universal Pictures Corporation [presenter.]; Cross Creek Pictures [presenter.]; Walden Media [presenter.]; Working Title Films [production company.]; RVK Studios (Firm) [production company.]; Free State Pictures (Firm) [production company.]; Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) [publisher.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]Edition: [DVD version].Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Language note: In English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French, with optional subtitles in Spanish or French.English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)Optional descriptive audio in English for the visually impaired.Subject(s): Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- Drama | Mountaineering -- Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- Drama | Storms -- Drama | Survival -- Drama | Mountain films | Action and adventure films | Thrillers (Motion pictures) | Biographical films | Survival films | Disaster films | Fiction films | Feature films | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Video recordings for people with visual disabilitiesCast: Jason Clarke, Josh Brolin, John Hawkes, Robin Wright, Michael Kelly, Jake Gyllenhaal, Emily Watson, Sam Worthington, Keira Knightley.Summary: Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, the film documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival.
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Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, the film documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival.

DVD, region 1, NTSC ; anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English, French and Spanish) and Dolby digital 2.0 stereo surround (French and English DVS).

In English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French, with optional subtitles in Spanish or French.

English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)

Optional descriptive audio in English for the visually impaired.

Jason Clarke, Josh Brolin, John Hawkes, Robin Wright, Michael Kelly, Jake Gyllenhaal, Emily Watson, Sam Worthington, Keira Knightley.

Music, Dario Marianelli ; editor, Mick Audsley ; director of photography, Salvatore Totino.

Bonus features: Race to the summit: The making of Everest ; Aspiring to authenticity: The Real story ; feature commentary with director Baltasar Kormákur.

DVD release of the 2015 motion picture.

Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, the film documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival.

MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense peril and disturbing images.

Anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1).

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