The First Olympics: Athens 1896
The First Olympics: Athens 1896 (1984)

This two-part TV drama begins in 1894, when Baron Pierre de Courbetin announces his intention to stage the first Olympic games of the Modern Era within two years. The baron heads to the U.S. to recruit an athletic team. The thirteen chosen… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: May 20, 1984
DVD Release Date: August 5, 2008
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jay nixon
Some interesting facts are contained in this TV version of the formulation of the staging of the first modern Olympics. A little over earnest but if you like… More