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1. Cool Runnings (1993)

PG | 98 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.9
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When a Jamaican sprinter is disqualified to the Olympic Games, he enlists the help of a dishonored coach to start the first Jamaican Bobsled Team.

Director: Jon Turteltaub | Stars: John Candy, Leon, Doug E. Doug, Rawle D. Lewis

Votes: 70,055 | Gross: $68.86M

2. Chariots of Fire (1981)

PG | 125 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.2
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Two British track athletes, one a determined Jew and the other a devout Christian, compete in the 1924 Olympics.

Director: Hugh Hudson | Stars: Ben Cross, Ian Charleson, Nicholas Farrell, Nigel Havers

Votes: 40,725 | Gross: $58.80M

3. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Not Rated | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Musical

7.3
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Showgirls Lorelei Lee and Dorothy Shaw travel to Paris, pursued by a private detective hired by the disapproving father of Lorelei's fiancé to keep an eye on her, as well as a rich, enamored old man and many other doting admirers.

Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe, Charles Coburn, Elliott Reid

Votes: 22,619

4. Olympia Part One: Festival of the Nations (1938)

111 min | Documentary, Sport

8.0
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The document of the 1936 Olympics at Berlin.

Director: Leni Riefenstahl | Stars: David Albritton, Arvo Askola, Jack Beresford, Erwin Blask

Votes: 3,030

5. 2 Days in the Valley (1996)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

6.5
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48 hours of intersecting lives and crimes in Los Angeles.

Director: John Herzfeld | Stars: Teri Hatcher, Jeff Daniels, Danny Aiello, Charlize Theron

Votes: 15,536 | Gross: $11.11M

6. Amelia (2009)

PG | 111 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

5.8
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37 Metascore

A look at the life of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 in an attempt to make a flight around the world.

Director: Mira Nair | Stars: Hilary Swank, Richard Gere, Ewan McGregor, Christopher Eccleston

Votes: 10,035 | Gross: $14.24M

7. The First Olympics: Athens 1896 (1984 TV Mini-Series)

237 min | Drama, History, Sport

7.7
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This movie describes the founding of the modern Olympics and concentrates on the creation of the American team and their trials in getting to the Olympics in Athens.

Stars: David Ogden Stiers, Hunt Block, David Caruso, Alex Hyde-White

Votes: 328

8. Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story (1997 TV Movie)

95 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

6.4
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Breaking the Surface is about the tough times Greg Louganis had on his way to becoming one of the world's top Olympic divers. Some topics discussed were Greg's childhood problems, his ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Hilliard Stern | Stars: Mario Lopez, Michael Murphy, Jeffrey Meek, Rosemary Dunsmore

Votes: 566

9. International Velvet (1978)

G | 127 min | Drama, Family, Sport

5.8
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Velvet's orphaned niece, Sarah, follows her dream of Olympic glory with her horse Arizona Pie.

Director: Bryan Forbes | Stars: Tatum O'Neal, Christopher Plummer, Anthony Hopkins, Nanette Newman

Votes: 1,107

10. Jim Thorpe -- All-American (1951)

Approved | 107 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.0
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The triumph and tragedy of Native American Jim Thorpe, who, after winning both the pentathlon and decathlon in the same Olympics, is stripped of his medals on a technicality.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Charles Bickford, Steve Cochran, Phyllis Thaxter

Votes: 1,361

11. Traffik (1989 TV Mini-Series)

Unrated | 315 min | Drama, Crime

8.6
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The Hamburg police arrest an international businessman, charging him with smuggling heroin from Pakistan. While he's on trial, his trophy wife, a former Olympic swimmer, discovers steely ... See full summary »

Stars: Bill Paterson, Lindsay Duncan, Fritz Müller-Scherz, Jamal Shah

Votes: 1,277

12. Olympia Part Two: Festival of Beauty (1938)

90 min | Documentary, Sport

8.0
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The document of the 1936 Olympics at Berlin, orchestrated as Nazi propaganda.

Director: Leni Riefenstahl | Stars: Sheigo Arai, Jack Beresford, Ralf Berzsenyi, Ferenc Csík

Votes: 2,192

13. Freedom's Fury (2006)

90 min | Documentary, Sport

7.8
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A documentary on the 1956 Olympic semifinal water polo match between Hungary and Russia. Held in Australia, the match occurred as Russian forces were in Budapest, stomping out a popular revolt.

Directors: Colin K. Gray, Megan Raney | Stars: Viktor Ageyev, Antal Bolvari, János Bük, Sándor Csoóri

Votes: 459

14. Charlie Chan at the Olympics (1937)

Approved | 71 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.6
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When a strategically important new aerial guidance system is stolen, Charlie traces it to the Berlin Olympics, where he has to battle spies and enemy agents to retrieve it.

Director: H. Bruce Humberstone | Stars: Warner Oland, Katherine DeMille, Pauline Moore, Allan Lane

Votes: 1,192

15. Stadium Nuts (1972)

80 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport

5.9
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Les Charlots, a French rock group, continue their adventures, in the manner of the Beatles in Hard Day's Night. This is their second adventure. The foursome are on holiday, camping outside ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Zidi | Stars: Jean-Guy Fechner, Gérard Filipelli, Gérard Rinaldi, Jean Sarrus

Votes: 534

16. The Fastest Man Who Has Ever Lived (2010 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

6.4
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Legendary athlete Michael Johnson, the former fastest man alive, travels to Jamaica to meet the current fastest man alive - runner Usain Bolt, and learn about his life and the challenges and media controversies he faced.

Directors: Stephen Lyle, Leon Mann | Stars: Usain Bolt, Michael Johnson

Votes: 82

17. Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt (1990)

79 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.2
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A collection of profiles of people dead from AIDS who are remembered in the AIDS Memorial Quilt.

Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Stars: Sara Lewinstein, David Mandell, Suzi Mandell, Sallie Perryman

Votes: 492

18. Summerslam (1988 TV Movie)

149 min | Action, Sport

7.0
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Hulk Hogan & Randy Savage vs. Ted DiBiase & Andre the Giant, WWF Intercontinental Title: The Honky Tonk Man vs. The Ultimate Warrior, WWF Tag Team Title: Demolition vs. The Hart Foundation,... See full summary »

Stars: Randy Savage, Hulk Hogan, Ted DiBiase, André the Giant

Votes: 214

19. A Patriotic Man (2013)

97 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

6.2
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Every nation gets the heroes it deserves.

Director: Arto Halonen | Stars: Martti Suosalo, Pamela Tola, Janne Reinikainen, Mikko Kouki

Votes: 412

20. Dawn! (1979)

Not Rated | 109 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

6.4
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Biopic of Australian 3 Time Olympic Gold Medalist swimmer Dawn Fraser.

Director: Ken Hannam | Stars: Bronwyn Mackay-Payne, Ron Haddrick, Bunney Brooke, Tom Richards

Votes: 46

21. Ski Patrol (1940)

64 min | Adventure, Drama, War

4.3
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1939: Finnish reserve unit defends border, home-town in valley below, from Russian invaders who are excavating an explosives-laden tunnel under their mountaintop encampment.

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Philip Dorn, Luli Deste, Stanley Fields, Samuel S. Hinds

Votes: 167

22. Phyl & Mikhy (1980– )

30 min | Comedy

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Track stars Phyllis(Phyl) and Mikhail(Mikhy)are on opposides sides of the Cold War but meet and marry. Mikhy defects and they move in with Phyl's father Max, where Mikhy must navigate the ... See full summary »

Stars: Rick Lohman, Murphy Cross, Larry Haines, Michael Pataki

23. The Face of Ukraine: Casting Oksana Baiul (2015)

8 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

7.3
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Adorned in pink sequins, little girls from all over a divided, war-torn Ukraine audition to play the role of a national hero whose tears of joy once united their troubled country, the gold-winning figure skater Oksana Baiul.

Director: Kitty Green | Stars: Kseniia Nechyporuk, Vlada Kogan, Margaryta Sydelnykova, Sasha Bespalova

Votes: 35

24. Black Power Salute (2008 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary, Sport

7.5
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A film about one of the most iconic images of the 20th century, the moment when the radical spirit of the 1960s upstaged the greatest sporting event in the world. Two men made a courageous ... See full summary »

Director: Geoff Small | Star: Colin Salmon

Votes: 19

25. Eric Liddell: Champion of Conviction (2007 Video)

54 min | Documentary, Biography, History

6.8
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Biography of Eric Liddell, Christian missionary to China and one of the Olympic athletes portrayed in the film "Chariots of Fire".

Stars: Norman Cliff, Joe Cotterill, John Keddie, David McCasland

Votes: 5

26. Nancy Drew: The White Wolf of Icicle Creek (2007 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

8.6
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Teen detective Nancy Drew travels to the Canadian Rockies to investigate a string of suspicious accidents and wolf sightings at the Icicle Creek Lodge.

Director: Mike Paganini | Stars: Lani Minella, Mark Shone, Kate Jaeger, Jonah Von Spreecken

Votes: 41

27. The Eric Liddell Story (2007 Video)

31 min | Animation, Short, Biography

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The inspirational story of Eric Liddell, Olympic athlete and Christian missionary to China.

28. Mighty Jerome (2010)

84 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

7.5
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In 1959, at just nineteen years of age, Harry Jerome was Canada's most promising track and field star, and was on his way to the Olympics in Rome. By 1962, after suffering a gruesome leg ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Officer | Stars: Claire Burns, Fidel Dwayne Hodge, Nykeem Provo

Votes: 24

29. 68 (2008 TV Movie)

110 min | Documentary, History, War

7.9
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From Washington to Saigon, Rome to Mexico, Paris to London, a wave of demonstrations shakes the world. 68 travels back in time to war torn Vietnam, freed and occupied Prague, Paris demonstrating, revolution in the Americas.

Director: Patrick Rotman | Stars: Edouard Balladur, The Beatles, Claude Berri, Leonid Brezhnev

Votes: 50

30. The Devotion Project: Foremost in my Mind (2013)

10 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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The Devotion Project is a series of short documentary portraits celebrating LGBTQ love. Gail Marquis, an Olympic medalist (Montreal '76), met Audrey Smaltz when she was 43 and Smaltz, a ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Osso | Star: Ivana Radetich

31. Out for the Long Run (2011)

77 min | Documentary, Family, Sport

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The film's focus is on a handful of openly gay high school and college athletes as they navigate the turbulent waters of their uncertain world. Utilizing footage shot by our cameras and ... See full summary »

Director: Scott Bloom

32. Melbourne 1956: Games of the XVI Olympiad (1956 TV Mini-Series)

Sport

6.3
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The 1956 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XVI Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was held in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, in 1956.

Stars: Dawn Fraser, Al Oerter, Prince Philip, Princess Margaret

Votes: 7

33. The Sandal Keeper (1964)

93 min | Comedy, Musical

5.0
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Director: Kengo Furusawa | Stars: Hitoshi Ueki, Mie Hama, Mitsuko Kusabue, Meichô Soganoya

Votes: 8

34. Paula Radcliffe: The Marathon and Me (2015 TV Movie)

39 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

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Director: Jamie Gavin | Stars: Steve Cram, Denise Lewis, Paula Radcliffe

35. Bode Miller Alpine Racing (2006 Video Game)

Action, Sport

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Bode Miller Alpine Racing combines strategy, skill and Bode's unique skiing style to capture the thrill of intense winter games competition. Challenge the mountain and bring home the gold!

Director: Matt Saia | Star: Bode Miller

36. Off Limits (2011– )
Episode: Amazing Engineering (2013)

TV-PG | Documentary

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Stars: Don Wildman, George Adams, Bart Ney, Mark Rhodes

37. E! True Hollywood Story (1996– )
Episode: Bruce Jenner (2000)

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

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Stars: Caitlyn Jenner, Phil Crowley, Kris Jenner

38. Day of Discovery (1968– )
Episode: Eric Liddell: Olympic Champion - Man of Courage

74 min | Documentary, Biography, History

Biography of Eric Liddell, Christian missionary to China and one of the Olympic athletes portrayed in the film "Chariots of Fire".

Star: Os Guinness

39. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Greg Louganis: The Biggest Challenge (2001)

50 min | Documentary, Biography

8.1
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Stars: Steve Kmetko, Greg Louganis

Votes: 40

40. Blue Murder (2001–2004)
Episode: Partners (2001)

Drama, Crime

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A gang leader is arrested after a drive-by shooting.

Director: Tim Southam | Stars: Maria del Mar, Joel Keller, Jeremy Ratchford, Mimi Kuzyk

41. Trip Flip (2012– )
Episode: San Francisco (2012)

TV-PG | Reality-TV

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Stars: Bert Kreischer, Jake Kaplan, John Cantwell, Vernon Davis

42. I Spy (1965–1968)
Episode: So Long, Patrick Henry (1965)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.0
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Leroy Browne, who had defected to China during the 1964 Olympics in Japan, seems to be dissatisfied during a series of appearances in Hong Kong. Kelly Robinson and Alexander Scott are ... See full summary »

Director: Leo Penn | Stars: Robert Culp, Bill Cosby, Ivan Dixon, Cicely Tyson

Votes: 56

43. The Big Brain Theory (2013– )
Episode: Triathalabots (2013)

TV-PG | 43 min | Reality-TV

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Competitors take on an Olympian challenge: design a robot that can tackle three athletic events. The threat of failure looms when one leader fails to manage his team's talents and later, a ... See full summary »

Director: Matt Novello | Stars: Kal Penn, Jason Bardis, Joe Caravella, Gui Cavalcanti