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Dare2Dream: The Flex Wheeler Story (2015)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 17 September 2015 (USA)
Flex Wheeler - a four-time Arnold Classic champion - is largely regarded as the Uncrowned Mr. Olympia, shares his life-long battle with depression, low-esteem, and suicidal thoughts despite his many victories in the public eye.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ronnie Coleman Ronnie Coleman ... Himself
Chris Cormier Chris Cormier ... Himself
Tony Doherty Tony Doherty ... Himself
Stan Efferding ... Himself
Charles Glass Charles Glass ... Himself
Kevin Levrone ... Himself
Peter Longwood Peter Longwood ... Himself
Rico McClinton ... Himself
Peter McGough Peter McGough ... Himself
Tyrone McGuire Tyrone McGuire ... Himself
Chad Nicholls Chad Nicholls ... Himself
Shawn Ray Shawn Ray ... Himself
Arnold Schwarzenegger ... Himself (archive footage)
Ken 'Flex' Wheeler Ken 'Flex' Wheeler ... Himself
Dorian Yates Dorian Yates ... Himself
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Flex Wheeler - a four-time Arnold Classic champion - is largely regarded as the Uncrowned Mr. Olympia. Featuring previously unseen archival footage of bodybuilding's most admired and respected champions, this film provides unprecedented access into the life of an enigmatic figure. Flex shares his life-long battle with depression, low-esteem, and suicidal thoughts despite his many victories in the public eye. Flex Wheeler's journey is narrated by his contemporaries Ronnie Coleman, Shawn Ray, Dorian Yates, and Kevin Levrone; and industry insiders including Peter McGough, Charles Glass, Chad Nicholls, and Tony Doherty as they 'weigh in' on the unparalleled impact Wheeler has made on the sport that has become synonymous with his name. Written by Abhijit Chattaraj

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 September 2015 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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$40,000 (estimated)
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16:9 HD
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Arnold Schwarzennegger tweeted about the film in October, describing it as a "great watch". See more »

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