Eight Below Movie

The most amazing story of survival, friendship, and adventure ever told.

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Who's Involved:

Frank Marshall, Paul Walker, Roy Lee, Bruce Greenwood, David Hoberman, Todd LIeberman, Moon Bloodgood, Jason Biggs, David DiGilio, Mike Rich, Christine Iso, Masaru Kakutani

some peril and brief mild language
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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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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Who stars in Eight Below: Cast List

The Fast and The Furious 7, Hours  

Best. Christmas. Ever!, Best. Christmas. Ever!  

Gerald's Game, Fathers and Daughters  

Pathfinder, Terminator Salvation  

Who's making Eight Below: Crew List

A look at the Eight Below behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Frank Marshall last directed Jazz Fest: A New Orleans Story and Django. The film's writer David DiGilio last wrote North Wind and The Entity.


David Hoberman
Christine Iso
Masaru Kakutani
Todd LIeberman
Roy Lee

Production Company

Mandeville Films

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Production: What we know about Eight Below?

Key Facts

  1. 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).

Filming Timeline

  1. 2004 - December: The film was set to Completed  status.

Eight Below Release Date: When was the film released?

Eight Below was a release in 2006 on Friday, February 17, 2006. There were 4 other movies released on the same date, including Flicka, Winter Passing and Freedomland.

Eight Below DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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Eight Below was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 .

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