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.
Director Frank Marshall auditioned novice actor Brad Pitt for the Roberto Canessa part, but Pitt's reading was poor, and the part went to Josh Hamilton instead.
You took this coat off a girl back there, didn't you?
Fraga, the Mechanic: No!
Rafael: Yeah, he did, Roberto! It's Susanna Parrado's coat!
Roberto Canessa: Put it back on her.
Roberto Canessa: If you take it off her again, I'll kill you.
In the sequence that briefly shows the moon, the man in the moon image would be upside down since they're in the southern hemisphere, not right side up like in the northern hemisphere as it is shown.
$8,624,292 (USA) (17 January 1993)