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Title: Chariots Of Fire

Date: 1981
Type: Drama
Rating: 3 Stars 3/5
Colour: Yes
Director: Hugh Hudson
Producer: David Puttnam

Two athletes compete in the 1924 Olympics, one a Christian (Ian Charleson as Eric Liddell) who refuses to compete on a Sunday and the other a Jew (Ben Cross as Harold Abrahams). The film benefits from the Vangelis sound track.


Nigel HaversNigel Havers
Ian Charleson
Ian HolmIan Holm
John GielgudJohn Geilgud
Nigel Davenport
Ben CrossBen Cross
Patrick Magee
Michael LonsdaleMichael Lonsdale
Cheryl Campbell
Alice KrigeAlice Krige
Peter Egan
Richard GriffithsRichard Griffiths


Won - Best Picture

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