|aEverest |h [videorecording] /|ca Screen Door and Certain Films production ; written by Keith Ross Leckie ; produced by Heather Haldane and Randy Bradshaw ; directed by Graeme Campbell.
|aTaipei :|bYing Jei,|c
|a1 videodisc (177 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the book "Canadians on Everest" by Bruce Patterson and Colleen Campbell.
|aEric Johnson, John Pyper-Ferguson, Jason Priestley, William Shatner.
|aOriginally broadcast by the CBC in 2007.
|aAfter a catastrophe ends the trek to Mt. Everest for John Laughlin, inspired fellow climbers set out to brave the elements and follow John's dream to conquer the world's tallest peak. Determined investigative reporter Norman Kelly chronicles their daily struggle and, when mutiny seems to destroy hope of reaching the summit, injured climber Laurie Skreslet leads the group across creaking icefalls, gaping chasms, and through the 'death zone' in an effort to survive.
|aMPAA rating: PG-13; some intense adventure action, brief drug use and language.