Everest (2007)

TV Mini-Series  -   -  Drama
5.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.7/10 from 305 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 2 critic

Based on the true story of the first Canadians to ever make it to the top of the world's tallest and most historic peak. A proud moment for Canadians and an adventure that is filled with ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - The One I Love

Interview with Charlie McDowell and Mark Duplass


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 60 titles
created 26 Feb 2012
 
a list of 45 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 41 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 22 titles
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 8 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Everest" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Everest (2007– )

Everest (2007– ) on IMDb 5.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Everest.

Season:

1

Year:

2007
1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Following a group of climbers attempting to climb K2 in 2009, on the 100-year anniversary of its landmark 1909 expedition. Experience the adventure, peril and serenity of a group's attempt to climb the most challenging peak on earth.

Director: Dave Ohlson
Stars: Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner, Simone Leorin, Jake Meyer
The Climb (1986)
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Based on the true story of the 1953 assault on Nanga Parbat, a treacherous Himalayan Peak.

Director: Donald Shebib
Stars: Bruce Greenwood, Denis Forest, Tom Butler
Documentary | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Documentary that covers the famous and successful expedition of the Everest conquest by Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary, the first climbers to reach its peak.

Director: George Lowe
Stars: Meredith Edwards, John Hunt, George Band
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A Japanese skier ultimately dreamed of literally skiing Mt. Everest. He planned to ski some 8,000 feet down an icy glacier at a 40 to 45 degree angle, from the 26,000 foot level near the ... See full summary »

Directors: Bruce Nyznik, Lawrence Schiller
Stars: Yûichirô Miura, Douglas Rain
K2 (1991)
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

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, ... See full summary »

Director: Franc Roddam
Stars: Michael Biehn, Matt Craven, Annie Grindlay
Documentary | Adventure | Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Uses astonishing visuals to tell the intersecting stories of George Mallory, the first man to attempt a summit of Mount Everest, and Conrad Anker, the mountaineer who finds Mallory's frozen remains 75 years later.

Director: Anthony Geffen
Stars: Conrad Anker, Susan Robertson, Robert Macfarlane
Everest (2003)
Drama | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A derelict teenager, approaching the eve of her high school graduation, lives through her abandon-father's favorite drink. The teenage becomes enticed by Everest's freedom and falls away ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Parshall
Stars: Ken Butler, David Jensvold, Frank Lopera
Cold I (2011)
Documentary | Short | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

For the past 26 years 16 expeditions have tried and failed to climb one of Pakistan's 8,000 meter peaks in winter. On February 2, 2011, Simone Moro, Denis Urubko and Cory Richards became ... See full summary »

Director: Anson Fogel
Stars: Simone Moro, Cory Richards, Denis Urubko
The Beckoning Silence (TV Movie 2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

In The Beckoning Silence, Joe Simpson--whose amazing battle for survival featured in the multi-award winning "Touching the Void"--travels to the treacherous North Face of the Eiger to tell ... See full synopsis »

Director: Louise Osmond
Stars: Roger Schäli, Simon Anthamatten, Andreas Abegglen
Trio for One (2003)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Dhaulagiri, Nanga Parbat and Broad peak are 3 of the world's 14 highest summits. French alpinist, Jean-Christophe Lafaille aims to climb all three in a period of two months. The film takes ... See full summary »

Director: Shay J. Katz
Stars: Jean-Christophe Lafaille, Katia Lafaille, Ed Viesturs
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Stars: David Breashears, Edmund Hillary, John Noel
Biography | Drama | History

British mountain climber, George Mallory, makes multiple attempts to scale Mt. Everest throughout the 1920s.

Director: Doug Liman
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Laurie Skreslet (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 John Lauchlan (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 Alan Burgess (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 Roger Marshall (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 Pat Morrow (4 episodes, 2007)
Tom Rooney ...
 Bill March (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 Norman Kelly (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 Blair Griffiths (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 John Amatt (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 Dave Read (4 episodes, 2007)
Trevor Leigh ...
 Kiwi Gallagher (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 Rusty Baillie (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 Sungdare (4 episodes, 2007)
...
 Peter Spear (4 episodes, 2007)
Nick Freedman ...
 Lyle Skylar (2 episodes, 2007)
Edit

Storyline

Based on the true story of the first Canadians to ever make it to the top of the world's tallest and most historic peak. A proud moment for Canadians and an adventure that is filled with bitterness, broken relationships and the bodies of four dead men. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

crow | tent | campfire | drunkenness | trail | See more »

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some intense adventure action, brief drug use and language
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

September 2008 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Everest - A hegyek fogságában  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

CAD 10,500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Shown in two parts on Canadian television. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Very entertaining and solid mountaineering movie
6 August 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I watched this tonight and enjoyed it thoroughly. It is a Canadian Broadcasting Company docu-drama, made for television but has extremely high production values and is both well directed and acted.

The story, based on a true climb of Everest, tells the bittersweet tale of the 1982 Canadian expedition. While I have climbed a few hills, I am not really a mountain climber or big fan of the sport so I cannot comment on the technical aspects or historical accuracy depicted in the film but I saw nothing to argue with.

The screenplay was also very well done and ensured that there was an air of underlying suspense and humor throughout; it was entertaining and engrossing.

While William Shatner is prominently depicted on the cover art he really has a cameo role while the rest of the cast carries it off splendidly. At no time did I feel I was watching something made for television and wouldn't even have thought of it or commented had someone else not already mentioned it.

If you find the subject matter interesting, by all means give it a watch.


9 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
US Release tsgrl429-ent
Another climbing flick??!! Jericho_One
A good movie.... Snow79
Calgary airport sarahah
CBC Jesse_Metcalfe_Lover2
Discuss Everest (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page