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Free Solo (2018)

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Alex Honnold attempts to become the first person to ever free solo climb El Capitan.
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 28 wins & 54 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Alex Honnold ... Self
Tommy Caldwell ... Self
Jimmy Chin ... Self
Cheyne Lempe ... Self
Mikey Schaefer ... Self
Sanni McCandless ... Self
Dierdre Wolownick ... Self
Peter Croft ... Self
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Alex Honnold attempts to become the first person to ever free solo climb El Capitan.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for brief strong language | See all certifications »

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The film won an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, 7 Emmy Awards for Outstanding Cinematography for a Nonfiction Program, Outstanding Sound Editing for a Nonfiction Program, Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Nonfiction Program, Outstanding Directing for a Documentary/Nonfiction Program, Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media within an Unscripted Program and Outstanding Picture Editing for a Nonfiction Program. See more »

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Dierdre Wolownick: [On how Alex's climbing affects her as a parent] I think when he's free soloing is when he feels the most alive, the most everything. How could you even think about taking that away from somebody?
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Alternate Versions

The Disney+ version of this title replaces "f***ed up" with "messed up", later overdubbing a usage of "goddamn". See more »


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Gravity
Performed by Tim McGraw
Written by Lori McKenna and Tim McGraw
Produced by Byron Gallimore and Tim McGraw
Mixed by Byron Gallimore
Arrangement by David Campbell
© 2018 Maps and Records Music/Creative Pulse Music (BMI), all rights administered by These Are Pulse Songs, and Sonic Notes (BMI), all rights administered by Words and Music International
© 2018 McGraw Music, LLC, under exclusive license to Sony Music Entertainment
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Absolute horror
13 February 2019 | by joninimakiSee all my reviews

By far one of the best horror films I have ever seen.


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Official Sites:

Official Site | Official site [Japan] | See more »

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 December 2018 (New Zealand) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Yosemite, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$294,288, 30 September 2018

Gross USA:

$17,541,090

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$29,318,861
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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