You'll love Cool Runnings — the outrageously funny comedy 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 an ex-champion as their coach (John Candy — Uncle Buck), four Jamaicans leave their sunny tropical 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!

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Cool Runnings (1993)

PG

Adventure/Comedy · 1h 38m · 10/1/1993

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One dream. Four Jamaicans. Twenty below zero.

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You'll love Cool Runnings — the outrageously funny comedy 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 an ex-champion as their coach (John Candy — Uncle Buck), four Jamaicans leave their sunny tropical 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!

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

Canada

Production Company

Walt Disney Pictures

Budget

$15,000,000

Revenue

$68,856,263
Part Of
Cast
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Leon

Derice Bannock
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Doug E. Doug

Sanka Coffie
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Rawle D. Lewis

Junior Bevil
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Malik Yoba

Yul Brenner
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John Candy

Irv
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Raymond J. Barry

Kurt Hemphill
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Peter Outerbridge

Josef Grool
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Paul Coeur

Roger
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Larry Gilman

Larry
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Charles Hyatt

Whitby Bevil, Sr.
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Winston Stona

Coolidge
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Bertina Macaulay

Joy Bannock (as Bertina Macauley)
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Pauline Stone Myrie

Momma Coffie
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Kristoffer Cooper

Winston
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Bill Dow

Registration Official
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Jay Brazeau

Kroychzech
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Campbell Lane

Shindler
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Matthew Walker

German Official
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Christopher Gaze

British Official
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Jack Goth

Gremmer
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David Lovgren

Swiss Captain
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Kerwin Kerr

Boy #1
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Deamion Robinson

Boy #2
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Beverly Brown

Lady #1
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Cyrene Tomlinson

Lady #2
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Oliver Hunter

Joseph
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Fitz Weir

Uncle Ferte
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Teddy Price

Drunk
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Charles Harvey

Cop #1
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Clive Anderson

Cop #2
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Michael London

Heckler
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Lloyd Roache

Push Cart Darby Starter
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Cheryl Kroeker

Hotel Clerk
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Karyn J. Scott

Line Dancer
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Craig Lehto

Bobsled Starter
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Al Trautwig

Al Trautwig
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John Morgan

John Morgan
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Warren Cronin

Track Medic (uncredited)
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Matthew Robert Kelly

Canadian Captain (uncredited)
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Rob McEwan

News Photographer (uncredited)
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Rob Parisien

Olympic Messenger (uncredited)
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Diego Wallraff

Voice actor (uncredited)
Crew
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Jon Turteltaub

Director
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Lynn Siefert

Writer
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Michael Ritchie

Writer
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Tommy Swerdlow

Writer
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Michael Goldberg

Writer
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Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Cool Runnings

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/24/1999

$13.99 -$1.00 (7%)

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Cool Runnings / The Three Musketeers (1993)

(DVD)

7/2/2002

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Cool Runnings

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

3/28/2017

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