“Vertical Limit” quotes(2000)
Plot – Peter Garrett is a young climber who gets involved in a rescue mission on the K2. It's very dangerous but he has to save his sister Annie and the other members of an expedition. Years ago, Peter and Annie had been involved in a terrible accident and Peter had to cut their father's rope to save himself and his sister. After that shocking story, Peter has stopped climbing to dedicate to naturalistic photography, while his sister has continued to chase her father's dream, that is climbing one of the most feared peaks of the world.
All actors – Chris O'Donnell, Robin Tunney, Stuart Wilson, Augie Davis, Temuera Morrison, Roshan Seth, Alejandro Valdes-Rochin, Nicholas Lea, Rod Brown, Scott Glenn, Steve Le Marquand, Ben Mendelsohn, Izabella Scorupco, Bill Paxton, Ed Viesturs, Robert Taylor, Alexander Siddig, Clinton Beavan, David Hayman, Robert Mammone, Nicole Whippy, Colin Moy, Ian Bolt, Nicolette Kenny, Ross McKellar, Tiffany de Castro, Campbell Cooley, Alistair Browning, Josephine Davison, Tamati Rice, Sally Spencer-Harris, Craig Walsh-Wrightson, Leela Patel, Gavin Craig, , Barry Blanchard, Calvin Dean, Lloyd Phillips, Leo Stransky, Tom Struthersshow all
“Vertical Limit” Quotes 15 quotes
“Intelligence doesn't threaten me. Stupidity does.”
“National Geographic is always welcome. They're the only Westerners who ever come to Pakistan without wanting to conquer something.”
“- Peter: Can you climb?
- Monique: Peter wants to know if I can climb!
- Skip: Worst I ever seen. Couldn't climb a ladder.
- Peter: You're that good, huh?
- Monique: Yes... But it was a very tall ladder.”
“- Elliot: We can't waste resources on a lost cause.
- Annie: Saving somebody's life is not a lost cause.
- Elliot: It is if you know they can't be saved. Why should three people die, if two can live?”
“That's a bloody great idea. Smoking next to the nitro. Although, bro and I always hoped that you'd blow us.”
“Don't mind her. She's French-Canadian. Some days she's Canadian. Can be quite pleasant. Today she's obviously French.”
“Come on, darling. Give us a smile. It's the second best thing you can do with your lips.”
“- Peter: My sister's dying up there, Mr. Wick.
- Montgomery Wick: Up there you're not dying, you're dead.”
“All men die, my friend. But Allah says it's what we do before we die that counts.”
“You should try the tea, indian of course. We're maybe at war with them but there's no sense in over-reacting, their tea's the best.”