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Eddie soars again!

Advantages: British film does this best!
Disadvantages: Not much if its true

Star – Taron Egerton & Hugh Jackman Genre – Biopic > Comedy Run Time – 115 minutes Certificate – PG 13 Country – United Kingdom Awards – 1 Win & 3 Nominations Amazon – £5.00 DVD £9.99Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = “The important thing i ...

thedevilinme 08.12.2016 · Read full review
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The Eagle Has Landed (On His Face)

Advantages: A lot of fun, engaging performances and good direction.
Disadvantages: A little clumsy in places and not very factually accurate.

FILM ONLY REVIEW Michael ‘Eddie’ Edwards is an unlikely but courageous ski-jumper, who never loses faith in himself, even if the sporting establishment and an entire nation sees him as a joke. With the help of a charismatic but rebellious coach, he takes ...

afy9mab 15.02.2017 · Read full review
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Not so much a soaring eagle; more of an eaglet learning to fly

Advantages: Based on a great true story, great acting; highly entertaining
Disadvantages: Lots of inaccuracies

...sure I am not the only Ciao reviewer who remembers Eddie the Eagle at the Calgary Winter Olympics in 1988. This is his story – well to be accurate, this is a romanticised version of his story. It is far from accurate but it captures the essence of ...

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The Olympic Underdog - A (Cheesy) Story Worth A Look (Up High)

Advantages: Uplifting (pardon the potential pun), good camerawork, performances/characters,
Disadvantages: Its understandably cheesy/sentimental hence predictable, which may put some people off

... - Story - This film tells the story of a young man called Eddie Edwards, who was passionate about becoming an Olympic ski jumper in time to compete in the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics - not an easy task considering he had only started ski jumping ...

IzzyS 13.11.2016 · Read full review
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It's Ronnie the Raven.... no, Eddie the Eagle

Advantages: It's easy
Disadvantages: Major departures from reality

...If you’re British and of a certain age the exploits of Eddie “The Eagle” Edwards are ingrained in your memory. Edwards was the geeky poor no-hoper boy from Cheltenham who had the courage of a lion to take to the ski jump slopes and represent Britain both ...

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