Tag Archives: Everest

Interview: Naoko Mori chats to us about Torchwood, Everest and the Torchwood Musical that never was

As part of the Supanova Pop Culture Expo we’ve already interviewed her co-star Burn Gorman; but now we sit down with one of the leading ladies of TorchwoodNaoko Mori. Though our interview happens to take a few hilarious and spontaneous curves when her co-star Gareth David Lloyd decides to, on occasion, interrupt our chat.... Continue Reading

Exclusive Interview: Clive Standen talks about filming Everest (2015)

In our continuing exclusive interview series with Vikings actor Clive Standen, filmed at Oz Comic-Con over the weekend, we chat about one of his most recent roles – appearing as Ed Viesturs in the blockbuster Everest. He talks about filming in difficult weather conditions – not unlike that of his work on Vikings – and how he became a bit addicted to mountain climbing…... Continue Reading

Australian Box Office Report: Everest skips the climb and debuts at number 1

While nowhere near the numbers that Furious 7 and Jurassic World drew in, Universal’s impeccable year continues with Everest debuting at number one in Australia. earning itself $3.2 million over the weekend, Also in its first week in The U.S, it made a solid $7.2 million. Continue reading Australian Box Office Report: Everest skips the climb and debuts at number 1

Film Review: Everest (M, UK/USA/ICELAND, 2015)

There are some movies that you need to see on a big screen, that their scale can’t be contained or properly appreciated on a small screen or even on your own home theatre system. Everest is one of those films because it can take your breath away with how visually stunning it is. But the slow laborious pace of the film and the fact that you know this is ultimately a tragedy ends up resulting in a bit of a buzzkill to all the wondrous beauty.... Continue Reading

WIN a double pass in each state to EVEREST 3D Preview Screening on Sept 16 at 6.45pm, thanks to HOYTS!

Everest tells the story of the 1996 Everest Film Expedition, a dramatic true story of a team of climbers who found hope, strength and triumph in the wake of tragedy. Their successful ascent of Mount Everest just days after fellow mountaineers and friends died there, is a compelling story about the human spirit and a mountain they love, respect and sometimes fear.... Continue Reading