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Now this is an impressive documentary/film. Telling the story of Joe and Simon as they set out to conquer a previously unscaled face of Siula Grande in Peru in 1985. Mountaineering has never been one of those things I got, and after seeing this film I’m glad it doesn’t appeal to me That’ doesn’t take anything away from the achievement

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