dvd import parlato italianodai tropici alla neve. la pazza ,incredibile avventura di quattro atleti giamaicani con l'unica aspirazione: vincere una medaglia...... more
dvd import parlato italianodai tropici alla neve. la pazza ,incredibile avventura di quattro atleti giamaicani con l'unica aspirazione: vincere una medaglia d'oro olimpica nello sport piu' esotico che si possa immaginare : il bob.
You'll love Cool Runnings - the outrageously funny hit inspired by the true story of Jamaica's first Olympic bobsled team. They were four unlikely athletes with...... more
You'll love Cool Runnings - the outrageously funny hit inspired by the true story of Jamaica's first Olympic bobsled team. They were four unlikely athletes with one impossible dream. Now with the help of ex-champion as their coach (John Candy - Uncle Buck) four Jamaicans leave their sunny island home and enter the chilly winter Olympics to compete for the gold in a sport they know nothing about - bobsled racing! Finding the courage in each other to give it their all they meet the challenge and soon become heroes - taking the whole world along for the ride. You'll be cheering long and loud for this unlikely team in this feel-good comedy hit.
A witty remake of Disney's famous film classic 'That Darn Cat' puts a fresh new spin on a timeless tale that families have enjoyed for years.Sixteen-year-old...... more
A witty remake of Disney's famous film classic 'That Darn Cat' puts a fresh new spin on a timeless tale that families have enjoyed for years.Sixteen-year-old Patti Randall (Christina Ricci - 'Casper' 'The Adams Family') finds life in her sleepy home town dull until her cat D.C. finds an important clue to a mysterious kidnapping!With the help of a bungling FBI agent (Doug E. Doug - 'Cool Runnings') this teenage sleuth and her pet detective lead a hilarious investigation filled with zany mishaps and misunderstandings before finally cracking the case.Also featuring the legendary Dean Jones star of the original 'That Darn Cat' this modern-day classic sparkles with a sassy charm all its own!
Advantages: Great true story Disadvantages: Nothing
...Cool Runnings is a Disney film based on a true story which many people including myself can watch over and over again throughout its life on the video shelf. The story is about 4 Jamicans and their coach and there amazing progress and determination to get themselves into the Winter Sports Olympics for the first time ever in 1988 in Calgary, Canada.
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Advantages: Extremely funny Disadvantages: None at all - Great film
.... The double gold medalist in bobsleigh at the 1968 Winter Olympics was Italy's Eugenio Monti.
Consistently funny and entertaining, Cool Runnings is a pefect example of a well-done feel-good live-action Disney film.
Video - As one of Disney's very first DVD releases, Cool Runnings is presented in non-anamorphic widescreen. While the DVD undoubtedly would have benefitted from 16:9 enhancement, video...
Advantages: It's a lot of fun Disadvantages: Predictable Disney fare
...I've never really been a fan of Winter sports, so the entry of a Jamaican bobsleigh team into the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary pretty much passed me by. What I am a fan of, however, is a decent comedy film, so the release of "Cool Runnings", supposedly based on the story of the Jamaican Bobsleigh team, was unlikely to do the same.
Sanka Coffie is the best pushcart driver on Jamaica, just...