K2


1h 51m 1992

Brief Synopsis

Two men try to climb the world's second highest mountain, K2, at 28,250 feet.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Action
Adaptation
Adventure
Drama
Sports
Release Date
1992
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada; Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Salt Lake City, Utah, USA; Mount Waddington, British Columbia, Canada; Islamabad, Pakistan; Hope, British Columbia, Canada; Skardu, Pakistan

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 51m

Synopsis

Two men try to climb the world's second highest mountain, K2, at 28,250 feet.

Crew

Dick Allen

Storyboard Artist

Michelle Allen

Casting Director

Rick Allen

Key Grip

Sheila Aquiline

Accounting Assistant

David Balfour

Property Master

Alan Bardwell-clark

Location Manager

Sean Barton

Editor

Gabriel Beristain

Director Of Photography

Ron Bowen

Best Boy

Stewart Bradley

Special Effects

Don Briscoe

Driver

Gori Brunner

On-Set Dresser

Mel Christensen

Other

Ronald W Clifford

Carpenter

Jessica Clothier

Script Supervisor

John Clothier

Camera Operator

Richard Coleman

Assistant Director

Carina Cooper

Assistant

Graham Crowell

Boom Operator

Lukia Czernin

Production Coordinator

Willie Dahm

Location Assistant

Suzanne Daley

Assistant

David Daniels

Assistant Director

Mark N Davidson

Set Decorator

Robert Davidson

Props Buyer

Bob Dennet

Transportation Captain

Keith Denny

Costume Designer

Dean Eilertson

Props

Melvyn J. Estrin

Executive Producer

Martin Evans

Sound

Scott Flavelle

Other

Corbin H Fox

Special Effects

Ali Ghazanfar

Production Manager

George Grieve

Production Manager

Ed Harper

Production Manager

Mike Harris

Boom Operator

Francoise Henrard

Assistant

Dan Henshaw

Loader

Nigel Hollick

Assistant Editor

Dennis Houser

Transportation Coordinator

Richard Hudolin

Art Director

Chaz Jankel

Music

Tracey Jeffrey

Unit Production Manager

Jan Kobylka

Construction Coordinator

Tedd Kuchera

Set Decorator

Daniel Laurie

Assistant Editor

Nick Lawson

Special Effects Assistant

Tony Lazarowich

Special Effects Assistant

Don Leask

Special Effects Foreman

Rhonda Legge

Office Assistant

David Lyall

Costumes

Kenna Marshall-pittman

Assistant Director

Bettina Mccall

Assistant Editor

Rob Mcewan

Photography

Bridget Mcguire

Art Assistant

Martin Mcinally

Other

Yvonne Melville

Production Assistant

Patrick Meyers

Screenplay

Patrick Meyers

Play As Source Material

Masa Mikage

Associate Producer

Barbara R Miller

Accountant

Marilyse Morgan

Production Coordinator

Kathryn Morrison

Production Coordinator

Kathryn Morrison

Costume Consultant

Robin Mounsy

Location Manager

Myers Munshaw

Assistant

Linda Neild

Accountant

Robin O'donoghue

Sound

Kevin O'driscoll

Production Associate

Peter Pilafian

Director Of Photography

Jim Rankin

Craft Service

Jim Rankin

Other

Scott Roberts

Screenplay

Carmen Ruiz-laza

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Andrew Sanders

Production Designer

Paul Sibley

Camera

Stephen Simmonds

Art Director

Louis Solyom

Other

David Stephenson

Sound

Sally Sutton

Makeup

Attila Szalay

Camera Operator

Nicholas Tattersfield

Other

John Thomas

Special Effects Coordinator

Vickie Thomas

Casting Director

Tim Van Rellim

Producer

Steve Vincent

Best Boy

John Watson

Assistant Director

Hal Weiner

Executive Producer

Marilyn Weiner

Producer

Natasha Wellesley

Assistant

Geoff Williams

Transportation Co-Captain

Lenny Wolfe

Gaffer

Christian Wright

Property Master

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Action
Adaptation
Adventure
Drama
Sports
Release Date
1992
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada; Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Salt Lake City, Utah, USA; Mount Waddington, British Columbia, Canada; Islamabad, Pakistan; Hope, British Columbia, Canada; Skardu, Pakistan

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 51m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video November 4, 1992

Released in United States Spring May 1, 1992

Film is based on Patrick Meyers' play which was produced on Broadway in 1982.

Film was originally set to be distributed theatrically in the USA by Miramax in February 1992, but Miramax sold the rights to Paramount.

Began shooting September 17, 1990.

Completed shooting December 18, 1990.

Released in United States Spring May 1, 1992

Released in United States on Video November 4, 1992