The First Olympics: Athens 1896
In 1894, French aristocrat Baron Pierre de Courbetin (Louis Jourdan) vows to revive the ancient Greek Olympic games. This drama follows the triumphs and setbacks faced by the baron and William Sloane (David Ogden Stiers), the Princeton professor who assembled the first American team. Among the challenges are financial hurdles and a dubious public. Angela Lansbury, David Caruso and Honor Blackman co-star.
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- Alvin Rakoff
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
English, FrenchClosed captioned
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it