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'The Walk' Puts Audiences on Edge of Petit's Wire-Walking Dream

When director Robert Zemeckis decided to recreate French wire-walker Philippe Petit's famous walk between New York's Twin Towers on the big screen, he wanted to put audiences on edge. Literally. "We actually worked really hard and studied and made sure we did everything we possible could to evoke vertigo in the audience," Zemeckis told Reuters. Sony Pictures' "The Walk," out in IMAX theaters in 3-D this past Wednesday, tells the story of the quirky Petit...

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