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Ian Charleson
Ben Cross
Nigel Havers
Nicholas Farrell
Hugh Hudson
Colin Welland
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123 minutes

Chariots Of Fire
And did those feet in ancient times...

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Two athletes, Harold Abrahams (Cross) and Eric Liddell (Charleson), take on the establishment, their personal relationships and their inner belief to realise their dream of representing Great Britain at the 1924 Paris Olympics.

The cast give PBs, the filmmaking is immaculate and the emotional wallop undeniable. 2012 aside, Chariots is a film for the ages.

Reviewed by Ian Freer

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