Vertical Limit

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Vertical Limit ★★ 2000 (PG-13)

Photographer O'Donnell joins a team of mountain climbers in order to rescue his sister Tunney, who is part of a group trapped on K2. Plot serves mainly as connective tissue for the numerous heartstopping (and well-done) action sequences. Mountainfodder cast has few standouts, except maybe Glenn in the crazybutwiseoldcoot role. 126m/C VHS, DVD, Blu-ray Disc . Chris O'Donnell, Robin Tunney, Bill Paxton, Scott Glenn, Izabela Scorupco, Temuera Morrison, Stuart Wilson, Nicholas Lea, Alexander Siddig, Robert Taylor, Roshan Seth, David Hayman, Ben Mendelsohn, Steve Le Marquand; D: Martin Campbell; W: Robert King, Terry Hayes; C: David Tattersall; M: James Newton Howard.