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Directed by Frank Marshall, and written by John Patrick Shanley (screenplay), "Alive" (also known as "Überleben!", "Alive - Sopravvissuti", "Alive: The Miracle of the Andes") is a Drama/Action/Adventure/Thriller film, released on January 15 of 1993 in the USA . Ethan Hawke is starring, alongside Vincent Spano, Josh Hamilton, Bruce Ramsay, David Kriegel and Kevin Breznahan.

The triumph of the human spirit.

Who directed "Alive":

Alive was directed by Frank Marshall, an American producer, director, and actor.

Before directing Alive, Frank Marshall had directed Arachnophobia, released in 1990. Since, he directed Congo, released in 1995, Eight Below (2006).

What was the release date of "Alive":

Alive was first released on Friday, January 15, 1993, in the United States. Also released on Friday, January 15, 1993 have been A Captive in the Land (dir. John Berry), Body of Evidence (dir. Uli Edel), and Nowhere to Run (dir. Robert Harmon). This was twenty-six (26) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, April 30, 1993 in Spain; Wednesday, April 21, 1993 in France; Thursday, May 13, 1993 in Germany and on Thursday, April 01, 1993 in Australia.

What is the casting of "Alive":

At the casting of Alive we find Ethan Hawke, previously seen in Waterland (1992) and A Midnight Clear (1992); Vincent Spano (City of Hope (1991), Oscar (1991)); Josh Hamilton (Another Woman (1988), Firstborn (1984)) [ more... ]

  • Ethan Hawke and Danny Nucci also appeared together in Explorers, released in 1985.
  • Danny Nucci and Vincent Spano also worked together in The Unknown Cyclist, released in 1998.
  • Ethan Hawke and Illeana Douglas can be seen in Quiz Show, released in 1994.

What is the Storyline of "Alive":

The film opens with a series of photographs of the Stella Maris College's Old Christians Rugby Team. Carlitos Páez explains that the pictures were taken by his father and points out several members of the team, including himself as a young man, Alex Morales, Felipe Restano, Nando Parrado and the team's Captain Antonio Balbi. Carlitos then reflects on the accident in a brief monologue, speaking of heroism, the gravity of the situation and of solitude and faith.

The story moves to October 13, 1972 as [...]

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