PG | | Biography, Drama, Sport
Two British track athletes, one a determined Jew, and the other a devout Christian, compete in the 1924 Olympics.
Eric Liddell's sister Jenny and her two daughters Rosemary and Joan were extras in the stands. They can be seen briefly in one shot of the film.
Lord Andrew Lindsay:
Let us praise famous men and our fathers that begat us. All these men were honoured in their generations and were a glory in their days. We are here today to give thanks for the life of Harold Abrahams. To honour the legend. Now there are just two ...
The five-striped flag of the Republic of China is shown flying next to the US flag in the stadium. Although Chinese athletes did not compete in the Olympics until 1932, the Chinese flag was in fact hoisted at the 1924 Olympics. Several Chinese athletes marched in the opening ceremony but did not compete.
$68,907 (USA) (27 September 1981)
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