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.
Hugh Jackman loved working with screen legend Christopher Walken. "Honestly, no acting required!", Jackman laughed. "For one scene, the script says, 'the godfather of the sport walks into the room and everyone goes still'. That's pretty much what happened. It's Christopher Walken!, and he's the ... ...
You'll be a fool. They'll make you a fool.
Eddie Edwards: Well, I'd rather be a sober fool than a drunken coward.
Hugh Jackman says the car he is working on is a '72 classic. It is actually a 1979 Pontiac Firebird.
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)