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Crossbar (1979)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama, Sport  |  21 July 1979 (Canada)
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The story of an Olympic high jumper, played by Brent Carver, who loses his leg and yet doggedly persists in his pursuit of athletic glory. Released a year before Terry Fox's Marathon of ... See full summary »

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Brent Carver ...
Aaron Kornylo
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Katie Barlow
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Miles Kornylo
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Clare Kornylo
Murray Westgate ...
Carver
Sean Sullivan ...
Wallace
Jan Muszynski ...
Greg Dubois
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Tricia
Larry Reynolds ...
George Hayman
Steve Pernie ...
Rainfeld
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The story of an Olympic high jumper, played by Brent Carver, who loses his leg and yet doggedly persists in his pursuit of athletic glory. Released a year before Terry Fox's Marathon of Hope, this made-for-Canadian-TV movie, which also stars Sex and the City's Kim Cattrall, has been described as a tear-jerker. Written by b

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CAD 500,000 (estimated)
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