[United States] : BBC ; Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, p2012.
1 videodisc (90 min) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo.
In English, with optional English (SDH) subtitles.
Title from container.
James Frain, Geoffrey Palmer, Matt Smith, Sam Hoare.
Producer, Chrissy Skinns ; writer, William Ivory ; director, David Blair.
Originally aired as a made-for-TV movie on the BBC network.
Based on a true story, this film follows the compelling journey to the Olympic final of boatbuilder's son Bert Bushnell and Oxford-educated Richard "Dickie" Burnell. Thrown together as double sculling partners just six weeks before the games, they had to overcome vast differences in their backgrounds to become a world class rowing team on an International Olympic stage.
Special features: 1948 Olympics trivia game; photo gallery; trailer.