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.
So is this the bit where you say "I told you so"?
Bronson Peary: No, this is where I say that without the booze I wouldn't even have the guts to do that jump. As your coach, I think you're crazy.
Eddie Edwards: I don't know what I was thinking.
Bronson Peary: But as your friend, I say you ...
Hugh Jackman says the car he is working on is a '72 classic. It is actually a 1979 Pontiac Firebird.
During the end credits photos of the real Michael "Eddie the Eagle" Edwards are shown.
You Make My Dreams
(Daryl Hall, John Oates & Sara Allen)
Published by BMG Rights Management UK Ltd., a BMG Company © 1980 & Warner Chappell Music Ltd.
Used with permission.
All Rights reserved.
Performed by Daryl Hall & John Oates
Courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
English, German, Norwegian
$6,084,682 (USA) (28 February 2016)
$15,785,632 (USA) (22 May 2016)
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