The Ascent Movie Review 1994

Information and Film Reviews for The Ascent the Movie

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Based on the true story of Franco (Spano), a WWII Italian POW who's held in a camp in Africa. The prisoners enjoy making fun of the camp commander (Cross), who consistently fails at his attempts to climb the 15,500 peak of Mt. Kenya. Meanwhile, Franco decides to escape and climb the mountain himself--with the commander right behind. Beware if you suffer from vertigo.

Distribution

Available on VHS
Running time 96 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Adventure Drama, True Stories, POW/MIA, World War II, Great Escapes, Mountaineering, Africa
Cast
Vincent Spano, Ben Cross, Tony LoBianco, Rachel Ward
Cinematography
David Connell
Director
Donald Shebib
Producer
Inc. RHI Entertainment

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