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Eddie the Eagle

PG-13

26 Feb 2016

1 hr 46 min

History, Drama, Comedy

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Inspired by true events, Eddie the Eagle is a feel-good story about Michael "Eddie" Edwards (Taron Egerton), an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself - even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach (played by Hugh Jackman), Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics.

Details

Status: Released
Countries: Germany, United Kingdom, USA
Language: English
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations.
Budget: $23M

Production

Rupert Maconick (Producer)
David Reid (Producer)
Adam Bohling (Producer)
Valerie Van Galder (Producer)
Matthew Vaughn (Producer)

Writing

(Screenplay)
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Acting

Taron Egerton (as Eddie "the Eagle" Edwards)
Hugh Jackman (as Chuck Berghorn)
Christopher Walken (as Warren Sharp)
Ania Sowinski (as Carrie)
Mads Sjøgård Pettersen (as Erik Moberg)
Iris Berben (as Petra)
Jim Broadbent (as BBC Commentator)
Jo Hartley (as Janette)
Keith Allen (as Terry)
Dickon Tolson (as UK Doctor)
Mark Benton (as Richmond the BOA Official)
Tim McInnerny (as Dustin Target)
Edvin Endre (as Matti Nykänen)
Marc Benjamin (as Lars Holbin)
Rune Temte (as Bjørn the Norwegian Coach)
Carlton Bunce (as Old Jumper)
Graham Fletcher-Cook (as Appleby)
Daniel Ings (as Zach)
Matt Rippy (as US Anchorman)
Joachim Raaf (as Oberstdorf Jumping Marshal)
Tomasz Dabrowski (as Swedish Coach (uncredited))
Matthew Brandon (as Canadian Ski Jumper (uncredited))
Jozef Aoki (as Calgary Press (uncredited))
Lasco Atkins (as Calgary Press (uncredited))
Anthony Chisholm (as Photograper (uncredited))

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