Plot: What's the story about?
Inspired by a true story, Eight Below is an exciting action-adventure about loyalty and the bonds of friendship set in the extreme wilderness of Antarctica. The film tells the story of three members of a scientific expedition: Jerry Shepard (Paul Walker), his best friend, Cooper (Jason Biggs), and a rugged American geologist (Bruce Greenwood), who are forced to leave behind their team of beloved sled dogs due to a sudden accident and perilous weather conditions in Antarctica. During the harsh, Antarctic winter, the dogs must struggle for survival alone in the intense frozen wilderness for over 6 months.
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Crew: Who's making Eight Below
A look at the Eight Below behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Frank Marshall last directed Django and The Longest Night. The film's writer David DiGilio last wrote North Wind and The Entity.
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Production: What we know about Eight Below
- The film is inspired by the events of a 1957 Japanese Antarctic Expedition, which served as the basis for the blockbuster Japanese film, Nankyoku Monogatari (Antarctica).
On or about December 31, 1969, the film was in Completed status.
Eight Below Release Date: When was it released?
When will the movie be on DVD?Tuesday, June 20, 2006
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