R | | Adventure, Biography, Drama
A Uruguayan rugby team stranded in the snow swept Andes are forced to use desperate measures to survive after a plane crash.
A wallet from one of the survivors was found in the year 2005. An American hiker in the Andes has stumbled on the wallet of a survivor from the 1972 plane crash. The chance discovery - which also included a roll of film, cash, identity papers and a jacket - had been buried in the snow for 32 years a few meters from the crash site, Uruguayan television reported. The wallet's owner, Eduardo Strauch, said memories came flooding back of the harrowing 72 days stranded on the mountain at freezing temperatures. "It reminds me of some happy moments we had up there on the mountain, spiritual moments as well as all the suffering and pain we went through," he said on television.
My legs! God forgive you all for not helping me! I'm in agony!
Carlitos Páez: Shut up! Shut up, you stupid... cow! I'll punch your face in!
When the avalanche first hits, the actors have clearly been swapped out for mannequins.
$8,624,292 18 January 1993