Top Customer Reviews
This is a FAMILY MOVIE, no sex, no vulgar language, nothing that shouldn't be seen by anyone in your family. It is a true classic in my mind, and one which I enjoy watching on a regular basis. Now, if it would only come out on DVD I'd buy it in an instant. There's so much garbage out there on DVD, why can't this and other classics be brought out on DVD?
Most recent customer reviews
This is was the best about the olympics that I ever saw. It had all the parts that a great epic movie should have.Published on Nov. 11 2000 by Michael S. Maciag
Romance might not be the first thing one thinks of when one sees a movie about athletics, but the story of Greece's Spiridon Louis provides a touching tale of love. Read morePublished on Feb. 18 2000 by Edda R. Bevilacqua
The movie tells a perfect story about the first modern olympics in Athens 1896. I watched it on Dutch television and taped it. So I watched it over and over again. Read morePublished on Dec 23 1999
This movies mixes history, sports, humor and drama in a wonderful mix suitable for any age. In an age without moving pictures, the first American Olympic team trys to figure out... Read morePublished on Dec 17 1999 by Karen Doolittle
This movie was unique in that it showed the athletes of the 1986 Olympics as they really were, not just as sports stars. I particularly enjoyed the story of Spiridon Louis. Read morePublished on Nov. 19 1999