True story of a yuppie couple's Alaskan trip turning into a wilderness survival struggle.



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Cast overview:
Roger Lewis
Winston Rekert ...
Bill DeCreeft
Paul Dignard ...
Budd Sills
Wylie Bennett
Jason Gaffney ...
Steve the Pilot
Mike McCarthy
Barbara DeCreeft
Bar Patron


True story of a yuppie couple's Alaskan trip turning into a wilderness survival struggle.

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3 November 1996 (USA)  »

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Braving Alaska  »

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Good TV flick for the Milano fan.
20 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Ex-policeman Roger Lewis (Cameron Bancroft) and ex-waitress Denise Harris (Alyssa Milano) believe they have been given the chance of a lifetime when run down entrepreneur Wylie Bennett (Duncan Fraser) approaches them with a business proposition filled with wealth and adventure. With money on their minds, they leave their old lives behind to embark on an Alaskan journey to investigate an old deserted gold mine for forgotten treasures. Although the fortune is to be split three ways, Wylie leaves the dirty work to the ambitious pair with a promise to deliver food and supplies. When a violent storm strikes and supplies run dry, the starving and inexperienced explorers valiantly battle the treacherous Alaskan coast in a struggle for survival. With prospects for rescue dwindling by the hour, the two manage to devise one last plan that will either save their lives or leave them stranded in an endless wilderness of ice and snow.

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