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Eddie the Eagle (2016)

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Inspired by true events, Eddie the Eagle is a feel-good story about Michael “Eddie Edwards (Taron Egerton), 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 (Hugh Jackman), Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics. EMPIRE’S OLLY RICHARD’S SAYS: “Eddie The Eagle turns a long-running joke of British sport into a crowd-pleasing story of inspiration. It’s a solid gold winner.

Start date:
5 May 2017
End date:
5 May 2017
Location:
Acton Trussell Community Centre,
Acton Trussell,
Staffordshire,
ST17 0RY
Artforms:
Film
Event type:
Perfo
Cost:
£5.50 (Standard)

Contact details

Contact:
BATTH Community Social Group (Acton Trussell)
Telephone number:
01785 712670

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