The story of the year the Oxford and Cambridge boat race changed from a gentleman's race to one where winning was everything.
To be second is to be last.
Did You Know?
The Cambridge crew in this film were played by members of the rowing squad from Imperial College, London, including several members of the British international squad. See more
The Cambridge crew used "cleaver" blades, which weren't invented for three years after the film was set. See more
This is England! It's always cold here...
Written by Holly Johnson
, Mark O'Toole
and Peter Gill
Performed by Frankie Goes to Hollywood
Published by Perfect Songs Ltd
Courtesy of ZTT Records and Warner Music UK Ltd See more