Man on Wire

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Overview

On August 7th 1974, French tightrope walker Philippe Petit stepped out on a high wire, illegally rigged between New York's World Trade Center twin towers, then the world's tallest buildings. After nearly an hour of performing on the wire, 1,350 feet above the sidewalks of Manhattan, he was arrested. This fun and spellbinding documentary chronicles Philippe Petit's "highest" achievement.

  1. Philippe Petit

    Writer

  2. James Marsh

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Philippe Petit

    Philippe Petit

    Himself

  2. JF

    Jean François Heckel

    Himself

  3. JB

    Jean-Louis Blondeau

    Himself

  4. AA

    Annie Allix

    Herself

  5. DF

    David Forman

    Himself

  6. AW

    Alan Welner

    Himself

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 34m

Budget -

Revenue $2,957,978.00

Homepage http://www.manonwire.com/

Release Information

  • July 25, 2008
    PG-13, Theatrical

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