Added by on 2014-10-06


Spanish / Drama / Thriller (1976) 112 minutes ~ Color



CAUTION: The re-creation of the 1972 Andes plane crash and THE SURVIVAL SCENES may be too intense for young teenagers!

This incredible film is based on a true story. On October 13, 1972, the flight of Fairchild 571 carrying forty-five passengers crashed in the Andes Mountains of Argentina. This horrible accident took the lives of most of the passengers, including many members of a professional rugby team. Sixteen people managed to live, but what they did to stay alive is the most shocking episode in the history of human survival!

Director: René Cardona

Writers: Charles Blair Jr. (book), René Cardona Jr.

Stars: Pablo Ferrel, Hugo Stiglitz and Norma Lazareno


Drama, Spanish, Thriller