Winter Olympics in film
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'Downhill Racer' | 1969( Paramount Pictures / February 6, 2014 )
Featured game: Downhill skiing
Plot: Robert Redford stars as cocky downhill skier David Chappellet who's asked to join the U.S. ski team when a member is injured. He does, but due to his selfishness and misogyny, alienates himself from his teammates, his coach (Gene Hackman) and the women who want to be in his life.
Do they get the gold? Yes, though some may have been rooting against him if only to have him face a little humility.