The Walk
The Walk
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The Walk

In 1974, high-wire artist Philippe Petit recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the immense void between the World Trade Cen...ter towers. Show More


In The Walk (2015), viewers are transported back to 1974 when high-wire artist Philippe Petit embarks on a daring adventure. Determined to accomplish his lifelong dream, Petit assembles a team to assist him in an awe-inspiring feat: walking on a wire suspended between the towering World Trade Center buildings.

This captivating biographical drama, directed by Robert Zemeckis, takes audiences on a thrilling journey, chronicling Petit's meticulous planning, preparation, and risk-taking mentality. In order to bring his vision to life, he recruits a diverse group of individuals, each with their own specialized skills.

As the team faces numerous obstacles and challenges, they encounter setbacks and close calls that increase the suspense. With each setback, Petit's determination only grows stronger, fueling his ambition to conquer the impossible.

The Walk masterfully blends heart-pounding tension, breathtaking visuals, and emotionally charged storytelling. The film captures the essence of Petit's extraordinary courage and the indomitable human spirit. Suspenseful wire-walking scenes and stunning aerial views of the iconic World Trade Center towers enhance the sense of awe and wonder.

This critically acclaimed movie showcases the power of dreams and the lengths one will go to achieve them. With its compelling storyline and impressive visuals, The Walk will keep viewers on the edge of their seats, inspiring them to reach for the impossible.

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Release Date:

09 Oct 2015


Robert Zemeckis, Christopher Browne, Philippe Petit


3 wins & 17 nominations