Eight Below Plot: What's the story?
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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Eight Below Cast: Who stars in it?
- Paul Walker
The Fast and The Furious 7, Hours
- Jason Biggs
American Reunion, Lower Learning
- Bruce Greenwood
The Post, Dinner for Schmucks
- Moon Bloodgood
Faster, Terminator Salvation
Film Details & Notes: What do 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).
Crew and Production Credits: 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 Timeline: When did the Eight Below come together?
On or about December 31, 1969 • The film was in Completed status.
Eight Below Release Date: When was it released?Eight Below was released in 2006 on Friday, February 17, 2006 (). There were 4 other movies released on the same date, including Winter Passing, Flicka and Date Movie.
- United States
- February 17, 2006
- February 17, 2006
When will the movie be on DVD?Tuesday, June 20, 2006
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