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Release Date: October 08, 1997Running Time: 131 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13Box Office: $37,901,509.00
Genre: Adaptation, Adventure, Biopic, Drama, Period

Cast:
Brad Pitt
David Thewlis
B.D. Wong
Danny Denzongpa

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Summary:
In the autumn of 1939, Heinrich Harrer, the famous Austrian mountaineer, and his countryman Peter Aufschnaiter, set out to climb Nanga Parbat, one of the highest peaks in the Himalayas. The self-centered Harrer, whose sole pre-occupation was the achievement of fame and glory, would experience an emotional awakening on his fantastic journey that would take him from the heights of conquests to the depths of internment in a British prisoner-of-war camp, then from escape and a harrowing two-year trek through the Himalayas to the mysterious Tibetan city of Lhasa. As a stranger in a strange land where few westerners have ever visited, Harrer was befriended by the young Dalai Lama, and was asked to... Full Summary >>