Tuesday, 5 April 2016


As a kind of twin movie to Disney's now iconic Cool Runnings, Dexter Fletcher's new movie looks at the 1988 Calgary Olympics other under dog, Eddie the Eagle. With Taron Edgerton of Kingsman as the titular character, we look at all the obstacles that Eddie has on his way to achieve the true Olympic spirit. In this review we look at how fact compares with fiction, how it compares with Cool Runnings, as well as other characters played by Hugh Jackman, Keith Allen and Christopher Walken. Is Eddie the Eagle truly an uplifting movie about triumph? Listen on to find out.

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