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Into thin air : Death on Everest  Cover Image DVD DVD

Into thin air : Death on Everest / produced by Hans Proppe, Rosalie Muskatt ; written by Robert J. Avrech ; directed by Robert Markowitz ; Sofronski Productions in association with Sony Pictures Television.

Avrech, Robert J. (Robert Joel), 1950- (screenwriter.). Proppe, Hans, 1943- (television producer.). Muskatt, Rosalie, (film producer.). Markowitz, Robert. (Added Author). Horton, Peter, 1953- (Added Author). Parker, Nathaniel, 1962- (Added Author). Jenkins, Richard. (Added Author). McDonald, Christopher, 1955- (Added Author). Krakauer, Jon. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Into thin air. (Added Author). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Sofronski Productions, (production company.). Peter Horton, Nathaniel Parker, Richard Jenkins, Christopher McDonald, Tim Dutton, Long Nguyen. (Cast).


A taut, gripping, true-life extreme adventure chronicling the suspenseful struggle for survival on top of the world's highest mountain. Scott Fischer and Rob Hall are experienced guides who lead two opposing expedition teams up the treacherous face of Mount Everest. Along for the climb are a desperate group of experienced and not-so-experienced thrill-seekers, including journalist Jon Krakauer. Although initially exhilarating, the climb becomes perilous and the two teams must band together.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767867157
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Publisher, publishing date and timing may vary
Based on the book "Into thin air" by Jon Krakauer.
Videodisc release of the 1997 motion picture.
Anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director, Robert Markowitz.
Participant or Performer Note:
Peter Horton, Nathaniel Parker, Richard Jenkins, Christopher McDonald, Tim Dutton, Long Nguyen.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
English audio.
Subject: Krakauer, Jon > Drama.
Krakauer, Jon > Film and video adaptations.
Mount Everest Expedition (1996) > Drama.
Mountaineering accidents > Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) > Drama.
Mountaineering expeditions > Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) > Drama.
Genre: Made-for-TV movies.
Action and adventure films.
Biographical films.
Fiction films.

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cameron Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cameron Public Library.


  • 1 current hold with 5 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cameron Public Library DVD 5562 (Text) 32311111192369 DVD Available -

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