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NOVA - Everest: The Death Zone
NOVA - Everest The Death Zone
Genres: Indie & Art House, Special Interests, Educational, Documentary
NR     2000     1hr 0min

Get ready for a (literally) breathtaking trek up Mt. Everest, from Base Camp at 17,600 feet; through the chilling, corpse-strewn Death Zone; to the very pinnacle of the the Earth, five and a half miles above sea level. For...  more »


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Genres: Indie & Art House, Special Interests, Educational, Documentary
Sub-Genres: Indie & Art House, Nature & Wildlife, Travel, Mountaineering & Climbing, Educational, Science & Technology
Studio: Wgbh
Format: DVD - Color - Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 03/28/2000
Original Release Date: 01/01/1998
Theatrical Release Date: 00/00/1998
Release Year: 2000
Run Time: 1hr 0min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 5
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: Spanish
Subtitles: English

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Movie Reviews

The Reality of going high
David Lewis | Christchurch, New Zealand | 10/28/2007
(5 out of 5 stars)

"In a word for anyone planning on going high--ominous. The medical realities of making an attempt to climb higher than 8,000 metres are graphically illustrated in this excellent presentation."