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While filming an advertisement, some extreme sports enthusiasts unwittingly stop a group of terrorists.

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A film crew travels to the Austrian Alps near the (former) Yugoslav border to film three extreme sports enthusiasts being chased down by an avalanche for a commercial. What they don't know, however, is that they're filming near the secret hideout of Slobodan Pavle, a Serbian war criminal. Accidentally catching him on film, they become locked in a life-or-death chase for their lives through the mountains that includes skiing, snowboarding, sky diving, white water rafting, helicopters, motorcycles and base jumping. Written by Schleppy

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Rated PG-13 for violence/peril, language and some nudity | See all certifications »
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27 November 2002 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,233,525 (USA) (27 November 2002)

Gross:

$56,496 (South Africa) (30 May 2003)
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The closing credits begin with 'To Werner' - Werner Koenig had died in an avalanche in 2000 while location scouting for this movie. See more »

Goofs

At the beginning of the movie when Ian and Will are hanging in the kayak, Ian's phone rings three times even though he has picked it up and said hello before the third ring. See more »

Quotes

Chloe: I won a gold medal in downhill skiing.
Silo: What color is it?
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Stomp to My Beat
Written by Jaakko Salovaara
Performed by Jaakko Salovaara (as JS16)
Courtesy of Priority Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
Courtesy of BMG Finland, OY
Under license from BMG Special Products
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Plot??? Where???
1 November 2003 | by (Estonia) – See all my reviews

This movie looked great. I really wanted to see it. But it was a disappointment. Why? This movie has no plot at all.. There's a group of people making a commercial and a terrorist (or whatever). And that terrorist wants to kill that group. Well, at least 15 minutes before the end. The movie is based on stunts, stunts and again stunts. I was so sick of the snow and skiing. I wanted to see an ACTION movie, not a typical show about extreme sport.


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