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First Ascent (2006)

"First Ascent" is unlike any mountain climbing film you've ever seen. Join Swiss climber Didier Berthod as he attempts the impossible - to become the first man ever to climb the insanely ... See full summary »

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Didier Berthod ...
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Timmy O'Neill ...
Himself - Climber
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Dean Potter ...
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Sonnie Trotter ...
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Sonny Trotter ...
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"First Ascent" is unlike any mountain climbing film you've ever seen. Join Swiss climber Didier Berthod as he attempts the impossible - to become the first man ever to climb the insanely treacherous "Cobra Crack"! Will he succeed or will he die trying? Your guess is as good as ours! Filmed on location in Thailand, the Himalayas, British Columbia, Yosemite Valley and even the mean streets of Hollywood, "First Ascent" is the benchmark for quality and excitement in extreme sports filmmaking. Written by Anonymous

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Some mountains are too difficult, too dangerous or too damn crazy to climb! That's why they do it.

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1 October 2006 (USA)  »

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$400,000 (estimated)
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What a rush
22 December 2009 | by See all my reviews

I caught this on TV early in the morning, bugger all on TV so let's watch this. I tell you what a rush watching this show! Besides it's shot in some of the most breath taking locations on the planet, these men and women are incredible or just mad. Great story, lets you be part of these climbers while sitting in front of your telly. I have no fear of heights, but no way I would do what they do, maybe indoor climbing. If you like a show thats not a Hollywood made show, that makes you feel alive then give this a go.

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