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Assault on El Capitan (2013)

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In June and July of 2011 42 year old Ammon and Kait his 22 year old his girlfriend set out to climb the never repeated route of Wings of Steel on Yosemite's El Capitan. Wings sat unclimbed ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Kait Barber Kait Barber ... Self
Hans Florine ... Self
Steve Grossman Steve Grossman ... Self
Richard Jensen Richard Jensen ... Self
Ron Kauk Ron Kauk ... Himelf
Eric Kohl Eric Kohl ... Self
Chris McNamara Chris McNamara ... Self
Ammon McNeely Ammon McNeely ... Self
Mark Smith Mark Smith ... Self
Ken Yager Ken Yager ... Self
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In June and July of 2011 42 year old Ammon and Kait his 22 year old his girlfriend set out to climb the never repeated route of Wings of Steel on Yosemite's El Capitan. Wings sat unclimbed since the first ascent in 1983. Shrouded in controversy and with a bounty waiting for the second ascent team, there seemed to be no better person to climb it than Ammon. But was Kait the best choice for a partner? With over 70 El Cap climbs by 60 different routes Ammon is clearly a seasoned climber. Kait is relatively green to the big walls, having only three El Cap ascents on her resume and all of them with Ammon by her side. This climb would be a test of their ability and their relationship. Logging over 500 feet of falls, a dislocated shoulder, Ammon presses on up the wall. Kait sits anxiously on a portaledge watching the person she loves suffer fall after fall, each fall pulling her petite frame hard into the anchors. On day four stress levels hit a boiling point as the couple began to turn on ... Written by Jeff Vargen

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25 September 2013 (USA) See more »

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Nothing but self serving interviews
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Watch free solo then watch this home video created on a iPhone 4. This is nothing but interviews.


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