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Chariots of Fire marks start of London Olympics


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Chariots of Fire marks start of London Olympics

It stirred patriotic emotions when it was first made and now in Olympic year ‘Chariots of Fire’ has been remastered.

When it was first released in 1981 the film was showered with plaudits from the critics. The story was inspired by the Scottish athlete Eric Liddell who refused to run on Sunday due to his religious convictions. It won four Oscars with a largely unknown cast.

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