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Messner (2002)

First documentary on Reinhold Messner, the world's greatest mountaineer, since Werner Herzog's "Dark Glow of the Mountains" in 1984. Messner looks back over his career with surprising ... See full summary »

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Chris Bonington Chris Bonington ... Chris Bonington
Reinhold Messner Reinhold Messner ... Reinhold Messner
Peter Strauss ... Narrator
Ed Viesturs Ed Viesturs ... Ed Viesturs
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First documentary on Reinhold Messner, the world's greatest mountaineer, since Werner Herzog's "Dark Glow of the Mountains" in 1984. Messner looks back over his career with surprising candor and self-revelation. His solo climb of Mt. Everest without using bottled oxygen, in 1980, was described by Jon Krakauer as "a deed widely regarded as the greatest mountaineering feat of all time." Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 December 2002 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Dolomite Mountains, Italy

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Budget:

$125,000 (estimated)
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Outside Television Inc. See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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