An American pilot (Glenn Ford) on a Swiss recreational climbing vacation has the misfortune of falling...for a woman (Alida Valli) obsessed with conquering the Alpine peak that claimed her father's life. They assemble a diverse party, each with his own agenda for pursuing the expedition, for a revelatory and thrilling adventure. Gripping mountaineering opus co-stars Claude Rains, Lloyd Bridges, Cedric Hardwicke, Oscar Homolka. 98 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.