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Christian Bale is bracing to climb Mount Everest. The Welsh actor is in talks to star in "Everest," a film about two deadly days on the world's tallest mountain that Baltasar Kormakur is in talks to direct for Universal and Working Title, multiple individuals close to the project told TheWrap. The film tells the same story as Jon Krakauer's book "Into Thin Air," but is not an adaptation of it, according to one of those individuals.  Krakauer wrote the book about a two-day span in 1996 when eight people died on Mount »

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