'The sheer insanity of the idea is what makes this terrific film so gripping... Truly extraordinary'
'A remarkable and affirmative work... leaves one looking up at the screen in awe.'
THE SUNDAY TELEGRAPH
'A thoroughly gripping documentary that can sit proudly next to 'Touching the Void'
'Thrilling... the film of the Summer '
'Genius... a gracefully spun story of towering human
endeavour.... Watch on the tallest screen you can find.'
'constantly breathtaking'... will surely elicit gasps of
wonder from its audiences'
SIGHT & SOUND
'Extraordinary... the film scales giddy emotional heights'
'Terrific... an amazing tale'
'Sublime... hugely entertaining'
'Terrific...an extraordinary piece of work'
'Remarkable. One of the most inspirational
stories you'll ever see'
'Man on Wire erupts onscreen as one of the most wildly entertaining docs of recent years...emotional and overwhelming'
'Thrilling and profound, the movie reaches great heights.'
TIME OUT NEW YORK