The Climb (I) (2017)

Not Rated   |    |  Comedy, Drama, Romance


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A young man from the suburbs with no mountaineering experience decides to climb Mt Everest to show a woman he'd do anything for her.


6.9/10
5,930

Awards

2 wins.

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12 June 2017 | battabong
9
| A charming film with a good dose of adventure
I often find contemporary French cinema difficult to watch, but L'Ascension is different, I loved this film. It is charming, pertinent, and the whole fish-out-of-water thing (A young Franco-Africain man who has never been out of his Parisian ghetto promises a woman he's dating that he will climb mount Everest for her) is done really well. Add to this spectacular scenery in Nepal and Chamonix (faux Everest :-), and I think one has to be pretty fussbudget not to enjoy this film.

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Release Date:

25 January 2017

Language

French, English, German, Nepali


Country of Origin

France

Filming Locations

Paris, France

Box Office

Budget:

EUR6,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$817,240

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