PG | | Biography, Drama, History
The true story of Herb Brooks, the player-turned-coach who led the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team to victory over the seemingly invincible Russian squad.
DIRECTOR_CAMEO(Gavin O'Connor): The fan who drapes the flag on Jim Craig's shoulders at the end.
I got a telegram from a lady in Texas today, and you know what it said?
Patty Brooks: What?
Herb Brooks: Beat those Commie bastards. We're playing a hockey game against the greatest team in the world, and they're the best that's ever played this game. Why can't we just leave ...
After the fight between Jack and Rob, Jack's chin strap alternates between being attached and hanging loose.
During the closing credits of the film, each actor is shown on screen with the name of the player he portrayed along with a "where are they now" update.
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