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The Cup

1h 39m Drama, Sport 2011

A story about triumph over adversity. At the heart of this true story is Damien Oliver, a young jockey who loses his only brother in a tragic racing accident, hauntingly reflecting of the way their father died 27 years earlier. After suffering through a series of discouraging defeats, Damien teams with Irish trainer Dermot Weld and the horse Media Puzzle, and triumphs at the 2002 Melbourne Cup in one of the most thrilling finales in sporting history.

Director

Simon Wincer

Writer

Eric OKeefe

Writer

Simon Wincer

Producer

David Lee

Producer

Jan Bladier

Language

English

Country

Australia

Studio

Roadshow Films

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