Taylor and Harold are good friends and avid climbers. While climbing one day, they meet a man who it seems might be attempting to climb K2, the world's second-highest peak. Always pushy, Taylor bugs the man for a spot on the team, claiming that he and Harold are good enough. They may be very good, but K2 is a very tough mountain. Written by
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Between the earth and the sky lies the sheer face of adventure.
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was nominated for the 1983 Tony Award (New York City) for Actor in a Drama for "K2" as 'Taylor'. See more
When the team are around 20,000 feet and complaining about the lack of oxygen, one of the characters says: "Welcome to the death zone." In fact, the death zone refers to the altitude at which there is insufficient oxygen properly to sustain life and this is generally accepted to be above 8,000m or around 26,000 feet. See more
What the Hell is goin' on?
Just lost the porters.
What are we going to do now?
Fuck them. We don't need them, we are taking by ourselves.
That's 7 tons of gear. When you wanna do this, before or after you get dressed?
Referenced in Incident at Loch Ness
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