Man on Wire (2008)

PG-13  |   |  Documentary, Biography


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A look at tightrope walker Philippe Petit's daring, but illegal, high-wire routine performed between New York City's World Trade Center's twin towers in 1974, what some consider, "the artistic crime of the century".


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  • Philippe Petit at an event for Man on Wire (2008)
  • James Marsh at an event for Man on Wire (2008)
  • Philippe Petit in Man on Wire (2008)
  • Philippe Petit at an event for Man on Wire (2008)
  • Philippe Petit in Man on Wire (2008)
  • Philippe Petit in Man on Wire (2008)

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Cast & Crew

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Director:

James Marsh

Writer:

Philippe Petit (based on the book "To Reach the Clouds" by)

Did You Know?

Trivia

Based on the book 'To Reach The Clouds' by Philippe Petite.


Quotes

Philippe Petit: If I die, what a beautiful death!


Goofs

In the reenaction of Philippe Petit and his friend hiding from the night watchman at the WTC, a box on the floor has a present-day USPS logo.

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Plot Summary


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Genres

Documentary | Biography

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