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.
The name of the biographical book that ski-jumping legend Warren Sharp (Christopher Walken) had written was "My Life in Ski Jumping".
Could you give me a push please?
German ski-jumper: A push?
Eddie Edwards: It's a lot higher than I expected.
During the end credits photos of the real Michael "Eddie the Eagle" Edwards are shown.
English, German, Norwegian
$6,084,682 (USA) (28 February 2016)
$15,785,632 (USA) (22 May 2016)
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