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Going for the Gold: The Bill Johnson Story (1985)

The true story of the first U.S. men's skiing gold medal winner. Bill Johnson is a cocky young adult who dreams of being on the U.S. Olympic Ski Team as a downhill racer. Trouble with the ... See full summary »

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Don Taylor

Writers:

Elizabeth A. Bardsley (story), Maxwell Pitt (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anthony Edwards ... Bill Johnson
Sarah Jessica Parker ... Maggie
Deborah Van Valkenburgh ... Kimberly
Wayne Northrop ... Coach Lider
Dennis Weaver ... Wally Johnson
Ed Bishop ... Sanders
David Lema ... Perlmutter
Jean-Marc Barr ... Scott
Sam DeFazio Sam DeFazio ... Faulstich
Dan Pinto Dan Pinto ... Montana
Roman Muller Roman Muller ... Hans Wiener
Paul Sinclair Paul Sinclair ... Jed
Michael John Paliotti Michael John Paliotti ... Buddy Gilmore
William Berger ... Stuart
Vicko Ruic Vicko Ruic ... Yorgy
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The true story of the first U.S. men's skiing gold medal winner. Bill Johnson is a cocky young adult who dreams of being on the U.S. Olympic Ski Team as a downhill racer. Trouble with the law and a rebellious attitude almost cost him the 1984 Gold Medal that he won. Written by Keith Haney <kbhaney@inconnect.com>

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Biography | Drama | Sport

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Country:

UK | Yugoslavia | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 May 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Estória de Bill Johnson See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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