Eddie the Eagle

Based on the true story of Eddie Edwards, from a young age Eddie always dreamed of becoming an Olympian but he didn’t have any real abilities or skills that would launch him forward. In the late 80’s Eddie decided to become a ski jumper at the Winter Olympics in Calgary 1988, but no one believed in him except his mum. Eventually Eddie is approached by the rebellious and charismatic coach Bronson Peary who once was an Olympic jumper as well, now the two misfits must get Eddie to qualify and create Olympic history like never before.

Director: Dexter Fletcher

Actors: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Keith Allen, Jo Hartley, Christopher Walken, Iris Berben, Mark Benton

Year: 2016

Length:105 Minutes

Classification: PG13+ Sexual references, Mild themes & Coarse language

Rating:★★★★☆

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