National Geographic - Surviving Everest (DVD, 2009)

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National Geographic: Surviving Everest

Features

Bonus program Surviving Everest: Firsthand Accounts; Sir Edmund Hillary interview; Photo gallery; Mount Everest Locator Map; Trivia quiz; Previews of additional National Geographic programs

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- National Geographic: Surviving Everest
1. Mountain Crossroads [4:51]
2. Reunions [5:17]
3. Hillary's Triumphs [5:41]
4. Lending a Hand [11:25]
5. Personal Tragedy [5:16]
6. Sacred Rituals [10:30]
7. Fate of Everest [5:32]
8. Anniversary Party [3:33]
9. Enduring Legacy [3:36]
10. End Credits [1:27]

Editorial Reviews

This three-part "Collector's Edition" details the struggle and beauty of climbing the world's tallest mountain. The first part, "Surviving Everest," is an interview video-montage of several of the adventurers who have successfully reached the peak of Everest. The second part, "Return to Everest" is a retrospective of Sir Edmund Hillary (the first man to reach the summit) and his relationship with the mountain and the Sherpa people who live in the foothills. The third and final segment is an interview with Sir Edmund Hillary, with questions on his historic climb and his feelings on his success. ~ Ed Atkinson, All Movie Guide All Movie Guide

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National Geographic: Surviving Everest

UPC: 727994752226

Studio: Warner Home Video

MPAA Rating: NR   Contains:

Summary: This three-part "Collector's Edition" details the struggle and beauty of climbing the world's tallest mountain. The first part, "Surviving Everest," is an interview video-montage of several of the adventurers who have successfully reached the peak of Everest. The second part, "Return to Everest" is a retrospective of Sir Edmund Hillary (the first man to reach the summit) and his relationship with the mountain and the Sherpa people who live in the foothills. The third and final segment is an interview with Sir Edmund Hillary, with questions on his historic climb and his feelings on his success. ~ Ed Atkinson, All Movie Guide

Category: Sports & Recreati

Features: Bonus program Surviving Everest: Firsthand Accounts
Sir Edmund Hillary interview
Photo gallery
Mount Everest Locator Map
Trivia quiz
Previews of additional National Geographic programs

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