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

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Director:

James Marsh

Writer:

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

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Genres

Documentary | Biography

Details

Release Date:

29 August 2008

Language

English, French


Country of Origin

UK, USA

Box Office

Budget:

£1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$51,392 (USA) (27 July 2008)

Gross:

$2,957,978 (USA) (1 March 2009)

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