Chariots of Fire (1981)

 

 

 

Director:     Hugh Hudson.

Starring:     Nicholas Farrell (Aubrey Montague), Nigel Havers (Lord Andrew Lindsay), Ian Charleson (Eric Liddell), Ben Cross (Harold Abrahams), Daniel Gerroll (Henry Stallard), Ian Holm (Sam Mussabini), John Gielgud (Master of Trinity), Lindsay Anderson (Master of Caius), Nigel Davenport (Lord Birkenhead), Cheryl Campbell (Jennie Liddell), Alice Krige (Sybil Gordon), Dennis Christopher (Charles Paddock), Brad Davis (Jackson Scholz), Patrick Magee (Lord Cadogan), Peter Egan (Duke of Sutherland).

Country:     British film

Oscars:       Won the Oscar for Best Picture, Script, Score, and Costumes.

True story of two British athletes in the 1924 Olympics.  One is a Scottish missionary (Eric Liddell) and the other a Jewish student (Harold Abrahams) at Cambridge. 

 

 

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