We love seeing Olympic stories on the big screen! Four times a year, we’ll watch an Olympic-themed movie and discuss it with our contributor Film Buff Fran. Make some popcorn and join us!

Current Selection

The Other Side of the Mountain – The 1975 drama based on the life of U.S. skier and Olympic hopeful Jill Kinmont.

Episode coming February 2021!

Previous Selections

Gold: The Dream that United a Nation – The 2018 Bollywood epic on India’s 1948 Olympic field hockey team in its quest to win gold as an independent nation.

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Without Limits and PrefontaineIt’s a  double feature of movies on U.S. 1972 Olympian Steve Prefontaine.

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Miracle – The story of the Miracle on Ice hockey team from Lake Placid 1980, starring Kurt Russell.

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Chariots of Fire – The Oscar and BAFTA-winning movie about the Athletics competition at Paris 1924.

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