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Touch the Top of the World (2006)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  18 June 2006 (USA)
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The story of the first blind man ever to reach the top of Mount Everest.

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Erik Weihenmayer
Jack Knight ...
Erik - Age 12-16
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Erik - Age 3
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Ellie
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Ed Weihenmayer
Kate Greenhouse ...
Ellen Weihenmayer
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Sam
Saxon DeCocq ...
Jeff Evans (as Saxon Decocq)
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Chris Morris
Shaun Johnston ...
PV
Mingma Sherpa ...
Ang Pasang
Marty Antonini ...
Kurtis Sanheim ...
Mark
Sean Anthony Olsen ...
Eddi (as Sean Olsen)
Joseph Allan Sutherland ...
Mark - young (as Joseph Sutherland)
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The story of the first blind man ever to reach the top of Mount Everest.

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Erik Weihenmayer: Dude!
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Everyday
Performed by Dave Matthews Band
Courtesy of Sony BMG Music Entertainment Inc.
Written by Dave Matthews (as David J. Matthews) and Glen Ballard
© 2001 Colden Grey, Ltd.; and Universal-MCA Music Publishing, A Division of Universal Studios,
Inc. on behalf of itself and Aerostation Corporation
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A classic
3 April 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

My drama teacher was in this movie the filter doesn't allow me to say his full name or his parts full name so I'll do my best (Steve and Kegan are the names) I watched this movie on TV and was amazed at how well done it was. I mean the story was AMAZING, (it reminds me of the pursuit of happiness which i also liked) the actors were great, and i swear that I feel differently about the world because of this!! to be happy for what you have (in this case sight). i recommend this movie to anyone with a heart!! all i wonder is how the trip down went! i would never climb everest in my life and i have OK vision but a blind person did it it makes you really wonder what was going through his mind!


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