Released in theatres: January 15th, 1993


Based on real events, this film tells the story of a team of rugby players who survive a plane crash deep inside the Andes Mountains.  Stranded there, they must overcome incredible odds to stay alive.  From acclaimed director Frank Marshall comes the unforgettable story of a group of ordinary men and women, who find courage in the face of disaster and test the very limits of human endurance.

  • Cast: Ethan Hawke, Vincent Spano, Josh Hamilton, Bruce Ramsay
  • Director: Frank Marshall
  • Writers: Piers Paul Read (book), John Patrick Shanley (screenplay)
  • Producers: Kathleen Kennedy, Robert Watts
  • Cinematographer: Peter James
  • Editors: William Goldenberg, Michael Kahn
  • Composer: James Newton Howard
  • Prod. Designer: Norman Reynolds