Friday, June 05, 2015

"The Walk" - Kiss The Sky

Sneak Peek the first trailer from "Back To The Future" director Robert Zemeckis' 3D 1970's biopic "The Walk", based on the true story of French high-wire artist 'Philippe Petit' and his tight-rope walk between the 'Twin Towers' of the 'World Trade Center', starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ben Kingsley, James Badge Dale, Ben Schwartz, Steve Valentine and Charlotte Le Bon, opening October 2, 2015:

"...Philippe Petit gained fame in 1974 for his high-wire walk between the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, on the morning of 7 August. For his unauthorized feat 1,350-feet above the ground, he rigged a 450-pound cable and used a custom-made 26-foot long, 55-pound balancing pole.

"He performed for 45 minutes, making eight passes along the wire. The next week, he celebrated his 25th birthday. All charges were dismissed in exchange for his doing a performance in Central Park for children..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "The Walk"...