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Man on Wire

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Drama Documentary Rated: 13+ (PG-13)20081h 34mOn: Kanopy Tags: Paris Country: United Kingdom

On August 7th 1974, French tightrope walker Philippe Petit stepped out on a high wire, illegally rigged between New York's World Trade Center twin towers, then the world's tallest buildings. After nearly an hour of performing on the wire, 1,350 feet above the sidewalks of Manhattan, he was arrested. This fun and spellbinding documentary chronicles Philippe Petit's "highest" achievement.Man on Wire featuring Philippe Petit and Jean François Heckel is streaming with subscription on Kanopy, streaming with subscription on Sundance Now (Via Prime Video), streaming with subscription on Dox (Via Prime Video), and 5 others. It's a documentary and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (53,067 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy, Sundance Now & Dox).

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Available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#4,395 Ranked Movie

#5 Ranked in Movies on Dox

#47 Ranked in Movies on Sundance Now

#117 Ranked in Sport Movies

Man on Wire has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (53,067 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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