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Overall B+

Set in post World War I, this film is based on the true-life story of two elite British athletes pursuing Olympic gold in 1924.

Violence B+
Sexual Content A-
Profanity B+
Substance Use C+

MPAA Rating: PG

Chariots Of Fire

The most recent home video release of this movie is July 9, 2012. Here are some details…

Blu-ray Notes: Chariots of Fire

Release Date: 10 July 2012

Chariots of Fire races onto Blu-ray with the following bonus extras:

- Commentary by Hugh Hudson

-Wings on their Heels: The Making of Chariots of Fire

- Chariots of Fire: A Reunion

- Sprint Around the Quad

- Famous Opening Shot

- Deleted scenes

- Screen tests

- Paris, 1924: Birth of the Modern Olympics

- David Puttnam: A Cinematic Champion

- Hugh Hudson: Journey to the Gold

DVD Notes: Chariots of Fire Special Edition (2 Disc Set)

Release Date: February 1, 2005

This Special Edition of Chariots of Fire includes a commentary by director Hugh Hudson, the actors’ screen tests, seven deleted scenes, as well as two features, Wings on their Heels: the Making of Chariots of Fire, and Chariots of Fire- A Reunion. It also provides an Easter Egg with director Hugh Hudson, producer Lord Puttnam and actor Nigel Havers; and another with actor Ben Cross. The English audio track is available in Dolby Digital 5.1, with English subtitles.

Related home video titles:

Prefontaine and Endurance are other films that look at the lives of Olympic runners.

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