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Chariots of Fire

In the class-obsessed and religiously divided United Kingdom of the early 1920s, two determined young runners train for the 1924 Paris Olympics. Eric Liddell, a devout Christian born to Scottish missionaries in China, sees running as part of his worship of God's glory and refuses to train or compete on the Sabbath. Harold Abrahams overcomes anti-Semitism and class bias, but neglects his beloved sweetheart Sybil in his single-minded quest.

Two very different runners – a hotshot Jewish Cambridge scholar and a rigid Presbyterian missionary — compete for Great Britain in the 1924 Olympics.


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Chariots of Fire (1981)
Rating: 7.2/10 (48,029 votes)
Director: Hugh Hudson
Writer: Colin Welland (original screenplay)
Stars: Nicholas Farrell Nigel Havers Ian Charleson Ben Cross
Runtime: 125 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Biography Drama Sport
Released: 09 Apr 1982
Plot: Two British track athletes, one a determined Jew, and the other a devout Christian, compete in the 1924 Olympics.