Taron Egerton co-stars alongside ACADEMY AWARD® Nominee Hugh Jackman* in this high-flying, feel-good story inspired by true events. Egerton plays Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself–even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach (Jackman), the lovable underdog wins the hearts of fans around the world by making an unforgettable showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics.
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Ratings and Reviews
- Average 6.5/10
- Fresh 148
- Rotten 36
Critics Consensus: Eddie the Eagle's amiable sweetness can't disguise its story's many inspirational cliches -- but for many viewers, it will be more than enough to make up for them.
Crowd-pleasing underdog story gets a little racy.
- 20th Century Fox
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- English (Subtitles, Audio Description, Stereo, Dolby 5.1, Dolby 7.1)
- French (Canada) (Subtitles), French (France) (Subtitles, Stereo), Spanish (Subtitles, Stereo)
- Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.
- Audio description refers to a narration track describing what is happening on screen to provide context for those who are blind or have low vision.