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Beyond the Edge (2014)

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In 1953, the ascent of Everest remained the last of Earth’s great challenges. Standing at over 29,000ft, the world’s highest mountain posed a fearsome challenge and had already claimed thirteen lives in previous expeditions. Faced with treacherous winds, sub-zero temperatures and battling altitude sickness, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay finally achieved the impossible and became the first men to stand atop Everest. It was an event that stunned the world and defined an era. Sir Edmund Hillary’s incredible achievement remains one of the greatest adventure stories of all time; the epic journey of a man from modest beginnings who overcame adversity to reach the highest point on Earth.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 4th, 2014 (Limited) by IFC Films
Video Release: November 25th, 2014 by Mpi Home Video
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 90 minutes
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Keywords: Mountain Climbing, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, 3-D, 3-D - Shot in 3-D, Reenactments
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Matthew Metcalf, General Film Corporation, New Zealand Film Commission, NZ on Air's Platinum Fund, Digipost
Production Countries: New Zealand


   Sir Edmund Hillary
Sonam P. Sherpa    Tenzing Norgay
John Wraight    John Hunt
Joshua Rutter    George Lowe
Dan Musgrove    Tom Bourdillon
Erroll Shand    Charles Evans
Phurenje Tshering    Ang Nyima
Jimmy Kunsang    Pemba
Calum Grant    Alfred Gregory
Matthew Metcalf    Wilfred Noyce

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Leanne Pooley
Producer    Matthew Metcalf
Story Creator    Matthew Metcalf
Story Creator    Leanne Pooley
Editor    Tim Woodhouse
Director of Photography    Richard Bluck
Production Designer    Grant Major
Line Producer    Catherine Madigan
Composer    David Long
Sound Designer    Bruno Barrett-Garnier
Costume Designer    Barbara Darragh
Make-up and Hair Designer    Davina Lamont

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