Man On Wire

An unmarked van filled with plotters hiding behind fake IDs, aliases and disguises disappears unnoticed into the parking garage under the South Tower of the World Trade Center. Today that's the definition of sinister, a portent of something terrible to come, but on August 7, 1974, it was the prelude to something magnificent: Philippe Petit's incredibly risky...read more

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Man On Wire - Trailer
01:39 — On August 7th 1974, a young Frenchman named Philippe Petit stepped out on a wire illegally rigged between New York's twin towers, then the world's tal (more…)
Man On Wire - Official Trailer
02:07 — On August 7th 1974, a young Frenchman named Philippe Petit stepped out on a wire illegally rigged between New York's twin towers, then the world's tal (more…)
Man On Wire
On August 7th 1974, a young Frenchman named Philippe Petit stepped out on a wire illegally rigged between New York s twin towers, then the world s tal (more…)
Trailer
01:43 — On August 7th 1974, a young Frenchman called Philippe Petit stepped out on a wire suspended between New York's twin towers, then the world s tallest b (more…)

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  • Released: 2008
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: An unmarked van filled with plotters hiding behind fake IDs, aliases and disguises disappears unnoticed into the parking garage under the South Tower of the World Trade Center. Today that's the definition of sinister, a portent of something terrible to com… (more)

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