Eight Below ( 2006 )


In the Antarctic, after an expedition with Dr. Davis McClaren, the sled dog trainer Jerry Shepherd has to leave the polar base with his colleagues due to the proximity of a heavy snow storm. He ties his dogs to be rescued after, but the mission is called-off and the dogs are left alone at their own fortune. For six months, Jerry tries to find a sponsor for a rescue mission.

loyalty 9/10

Strong themes of loyalty between humans and dogs.

perseverance 9/10

Perseverance through harsh conditions and seemingly insurmountable odds.

bravery 8/10

Characters show impressive bravery in challenging situations.

teamwork 8/10

Characters work together to solve problems and survive.

friendship 8/10

Deep friendships are portrayed, especially between the humans and dogs.

compassion 7/10

Compassion for the animals and each other is a key theme.

fear 6/10

Several moments of peril and danger in extreme cold conditions.

violence 4/10

There are some intense scenes involving animal attacks.

dark 3/10

There is a sense of despair and struggle for survival throughout the movie.