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A temperamental figure skater and a former hockey player try to win Olympic gold as a figure skating pairs team.

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Doug Dorsey (as D. B. Sweeney)
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Kate Moseley
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Anton Pamchenko
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Jack Moseley
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Hale Forrest
Chris Benson ...
Walter Dorsey
Kevin Peeks ...
Brian Newman
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Rick Tuttle
Rachelle Ottley ...
Lorie Peckarovski
Steve Sears ...
Spindler
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Gita
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Doctor
R.D. Reid ...
Calgary Cop
Dick Grant ...
Olympic Commentator
Melanie Miller ...
Olympic Commentator
Judy Blumberg ...
Olympic Commentator
Robin Cousins ...
Himself - Nationals Commentator
Chick Roberts ...
Drunk
Edwin Stephenson ...
Costumer
Arthur Rowsell ...
Assistant Costumer
JoJo Starbuck ...
Interviewer
France Gauthier ...
French Official
Roger Periard ...
French Official
Graham Harley ...
Official
Pierre Peloquin ...
International Reporter
Peter Messaline ...
International Reporter
Maya Toman ...
International Reporter
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Woman in Bar
Sam Aaron ...
Man in Bar
Larry Armstrong ...
Man in Bar
Frank Dooley ...
Man in Bar
Linda Hanchar ...
Woman in Bar
Adrian Pellett ...
Man in Bar
Rhys M. Berthiaume ...
Aerobics Instructor
Joanne Nisbet ...
Ballet Instructor (as Joanne Nisbett)
Robert Buck ...
Butler
Tiina Muir ...
Nyman
Christine Hough ...
Smilkov
Doug Ladret ...
Brushkin
Krista Coady ...
Dubois
Brian Geddeis ...
Gercel
Penny Papaioannou ...
Jodie Weidermann
Raoul LeBlanc ...
Johnny Weidermann
Michelle Menzies ...
Yumez
Kevin Wheeler ...
Weaver
Patricia MacNeil ...
Nationals Pair #1
Cory Watson ...
Nationals Pair #1
Janice Yeck ...
Nationals Pair #2
Scott MacDonald ...
Nationals Pair #2
Allison Gaylor ...
Olympic Pair #1
John Robinson ...
Olympic Pair #1
Kim Esdaile ...
Olympic Pair #2
Sean Rice ...
Olympic Pair #2
Haley Williams ...
Olympic Pair #3
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Olympic Pair #3
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robert Mavor ...
Umpire (uncredited)
Susan Murdoch ...
Cardboard olympic fan (uncredited)
Jessica Nichols ...
Figure Skater (uncredited)
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Background Player (uncredited)

Directed by

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Paul Michael Glaser ... (as Paul M. Glaser)

Written by

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Tony Gilroy ... (written by)

Produced by

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Robert W. Cort ... producer
Ted Field ... producer
Karen Murphy ... producer
Dean O'Brien ... co-producer
Cynthia Sherman ... co-producer

Music by

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Patrick Williams

Cinematography by

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Elliot Davis ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Michael E. Polakow

Editorial Department

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Gary Burritt ... negative cutter
Charlotte Disher ... assistant film editor
Rebecca Hilliard ... post-production coordinator (as Beccie Hilliard)
Tom McMurtry ... assistant film editor
Alex Olivares ... assistant film editor
Stephen R. Sheridan ... color timer (as Steve Sheridan)
Vesna Svilanovic ... apprentice editor
Jonny Winograd ... apprentice editor (as Jon Winograd)

Casting By

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Marci Liroff

Production Design by

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David Gropman

Art Direction by

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Dan Davis

Set Decoration by

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Steve Shewchuk

Costume Design by

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William Ivey Long

Makeup Department

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François Dagenais ... prosthetics makeup (as Francois Dagenais)
Irene Kent ... key makeup artist
Janice Miller ... assistant hair stylist
Jennifer Bower O'Halloran ... key hair stylist (as Jennifer Bower)
Leslie Ann Sebert ... key makeup artist (as Leslie Sebert)

Production Management

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Susan Murdoch ... unit production manager
Dean O'Brien ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Megan Banning ... third assistant director
Mike Crain ... third assistant director (as Michael Crain)
Ken A. Smith ... second assistant director
Martin Walters ... first assistant director
James Aubrey Smith ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department

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Roger Baron ... set dresser
Guenter Bartlik ... head scenic artist
Tory Bellingham ... property master
Dennis Davenport ... assistant art director
Jackie Field ... art department coordinator
James Halpenny ... construction coordinator
R. Doug Ingle ... head carpenter
Denis Kirkham ... set dresser
Jeff Poulis ... assistant property master (as Jeffrey W. Poulis)
Eric Ramsey ... production illustrator
Vlasta Svoboda ... assistant art director

Sound Department

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David Baldwin ... sound editor
Gregg Baxter ... supervising adr editor
Lon Bender ... supervising sound editor (as Lon E. Bender)
Victor Ray Ennis ... assistant sound editor
Carol Fortini ... skating sounds
Gary Friedman ... assistant sound editor
Laura Graham ... adr editor
Wayne Heitman ... re-recording mixer
Chris Hogan ... sound editor
Evelyn Hokanson ... foley artist
Michael Hoskinson ... sound editor (as Mike Hoskinson)
Victor Iorillo ... sound editor
Lou Kleinman ... sound editor (as Louis Kleinman)
David Lee ... production sound mixer
Andrew London ... adr editor
Glenn T. Morgan ... sound editor
Cathy Polanski ... skating sounds
Aaron Rochin ... re-recording mixer
Mark P. Stoeckinger ... supervising sound editor
Steve Switzer ... boom operator
Robert Thirlwell ... re-recording mixer
Willy Allen ... sound editor (uncredited)
Tim Gedemer ... sound editor (uncredited)
Tommy Goodwin ... adr mixer (uncredited) / foley mixer (uncredited)
Edward M. Steidele ... foley artist (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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David Lemmen ... special effects coordinator
Bob Hall ... special effects technician (uncredited)
Darren Perks ... special effects makeup (uncredited)

Stunts

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Sharon Carz ... stunt skater
Shelley Cook ... stunt performer
John Denton ... stunt skater
Roman Halko ... stunt skater
Terry Pagano ... stunt skater
Tony Paul ... stunt skater
Branko Racki ... stunt coordinator / stunt skater
Alison Reid ... stunt skater
Amy Sirota ... stunt skater
Colin VanderVeen ... stunt skater

Camera and Electrical Department

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Michael Carella ... second assistant camera
Jon Cassar ... camera operator
Gordon Eldridge ... electrician
John Eldridge ... generator operator
Tony Eldridge ... best boy electric
Tony Guerin ... first assistant camera
Chris Holmes ... chief lighting technician
Eric Holmes ... rigging gaffer
Mike Kirilenko ... best boy grip (as Michael Kirilenko)
Calvin Maehl ... chief lighting technician
Rob McEwan ... still photographer
Hugh Montgomerie ... grip (as H. Montgomerie)
Ron Renzetti ... dolly grip
Dean Stinchcombe ... camera trainee
Randy Tambling ... key grip (as Randall Tambling)
Samuel Turturici ... grip
Brian Woodroof ... electrician
Richard Young ... electrician
Ciaran Copelin ... apprentice assistant camera (uncredited)
John Holosko ... director of photography: second unit (uncredited)
John Medland ... additional still photographer (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Deirdre Bowen ... casting: Toronto
Scott Mansfield ... extras casting
Anne Masson ... extras casting
Laurie Shapiro ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Arthur Rowsell ... wardrobe master
Scott Traugott ... assistant to costume designer
Patti Unger ... costume supervisor

Location Management

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Randy Castleman ... location coordinator
Martin Earl ... location set assistant
Jan Gordon ... assistant location manager
Fred Kamping ... location manager
Sherry Wolfson ... supervising location manager (uncredited)

Music Department

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Edward Karam ... orchestrator (as Edward M. Karam)
Christopher Kennedy ... music editor
Becky Mancuso-Winding ... music supervisor (as Becky Mancuso)
Celest Ray ... music clearance
Dennis S. Sands ... music scoring mixer (as Dennis Sands)
Tim Sexton ... music supervisor
Tom Boyd ... oboe soloist (uncredited)
Giovanna Imbesi ... musician: piano solo (uncredited)
James Thatcher ... musician: French horn (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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Don Morley ... transportation captain
Greg O'Hara ... transportation coordinator

Other crew

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Laurie Boyle ... accounting assistant
Bill Bradford ... craft service: Starcraft Services
Stephen Corcoran ... production office assistant
Robin Cousins ... choreographer / technical advisor: skating
Karen de Montbrun ... assistant production accountant (as Karen De Montbrun)
Susan Dukow ... assistant: Mr. O'Brien
Sue Dwiggins ... craft service: Starcraft Services
Joe Everett ... publicist
Gina Fowler ... accounting assistant
Rebecca Hilliard ... assistant: Mr. Glaser (as Beccie Hilliard)
Penelope Hynam ... script supervisor
Evelyn Kramer ... figure skating coach
Tony Paul Kudrna ... skating technical assistant
Scarlett Lacey ... assistant: Ms. Murphy
Alan Ladd Jr. ... Presenter
Caroline Martin ... athletic therapist
Val Mcleroy ... assistant: Ms. Murphy (as Val McLeroy)
Lesley Myers ... assistant production coordinator
Charles Pollard ... synthesizer programmer
Dorothy Precious ... production accountant
Nan Skiba ... production coordinator
Josh Troy ... assistant: Ms. Sherman
Jack White ... hockey technical advisor
Crew believed to be complete

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

Doug Dorsey is a hockey player for the US team in the 1988 winter Olympics. After a vicious game against West Germany. We then see figure skater, Kate Moseley doing her program and falling. Both have fought hard to get to the Olympics, and suddenly their dreams have been shattered. Kate, a temperamental but talented figure skater, has had many partners, until her coach recruits hockey player Dorsey. Through the difficult training of 15 hours of skating a day, they finally prepare for nationals and the Olympics. A romance blooms, and their final show could make or break them as they try to achieve their dreams of Olympic gold. Written by Pat Delin

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Taglines The King of the Rink is about to meet America's Ice Queen. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Le feu sur la glace (France)
  • Liebe und Eis (Germany)
  • Pasión por el triunfo (Spain)
  • Kärlek på hal is (Sweden)
  • Um Casal Quase Perfeito (Brazil)
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Runtime
  • 101 min
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Box Office

Opening Weekend United States $4,478,919, 27 Mar 1992

Did You Know?

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Trivia Christine Hough and Doug Ladret, who play the Russian pairs team, are a figure skating pairs team in real life representing Canada. See more »
Goofs Theatrical type lighting and spotlights are not used in U.S. National or Olympic figure skating competitions. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in MGM/UA Home Video Laserdisc Sampler (1990). See more »
Soundtracks Cry All Night See more »
Quotes [repeated line]
Kate: Toe pick!
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