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.
*Actor, Les Misérables, 2012
Starring: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Tom Costello
Directed By: Dexter Fletcher
Written By: Sean Macaulay and Simon Kelton
Score By: Matthew Margeson
Video: 2160p High Definition / 2.39:1 / Color
Audio: English Dolby Atmos / English Descriptive Audio 5.1 / Spanish 5.1 DD / French 5.1 DTS
Subtitles: English SDH / French / Spanish
Theatrical Release: 2016
Runtime: 105 Minutes
Region Code: UHD: None Blu-ray: A
Special Features: Let The Games Begin: Soaring With Eddie The Eagle, Gallery (NOTE: special features are on the Blu-ray disc only).
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama