PG-13 | | Biography, Comedy, Drama
The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics.
Dexter Fletcher, an actor before he became a director, has portrayed a character named Eddie in film and television at least twice. In Dead Cert (2010), he played Eddie Christian, while in Boon: Walking Off Air (1989), Fletcher portrayed Eddie Cotton.
You name me one, one British ski-jumper!
Eddie Edwards: Me. Eddie Edwards. I'm gonna be the squad.
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation did not receive any payment or other consideration, or enter into any agreement, for the depiction of tobacco products in this film.
English, German, Norwegian
$6,084,682 (USA) (28 February 2016)
$15,785,632 (USA) (22 May 2016)