Vertical Limit

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(out of 5)


Great fun from Goldeneye director Martin Campbell that offers North American audiences another glimpse of Campbell’s Bond girl .  is a mountain climbing expert whose desire to conquer peaks is halted by his father’s accidental death somewhere in what looks like a simulated mountain climbing set stuck in the middle of Death Valley.   is the sister with whom he has a convoluted relationship following the tragedy; when she is stuck on top of K2 on a publicity trip with corporate megalomaniac billionaire  (see review for U-571) O’Donnell has to round up a crew of people to help rescue her. What seems like a run-of-the-mill, predictable action film actually is one, but the fantastic stunts, frenetic pace and very healthy sense of adventure make it fun.


Columbia Pictures Corporation, Global Entertainment Productions GmbH & Company Medien KG, Mountain High Productions

USA/Germany, 2000

Directed by

Story by , Screenplay by Robert King,

Cinematography by

Produced by Martin Campbell, Robert King, ,

Music by

Production Design by 

Costume Design by

Film Editing by


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