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The Program (2015) (Untitled Lance Armstrong Biopic)

The Program                                  (2015)
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Ben Foster Ben Foster
Lance Armstrong
Chris O Chris O'Dowd
David Walsh
Guillaume Canet Guillaume Canet
Dr. Ferrari
Jesse Plemons Jesse Plemons
Floyd Landis
Lee Pace Lee Pace
Bill Stapleton
Denis Menochet Denis Menochet
Johan Bruyneel
Edward Hogg Edward Hogg
Frankie Andreu
Dustin Hoffman Dustin Hoffman
Bob Hamman


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John Hodge John Hodge
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David Walsh David Walsh


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A good movie

1 year, 7 months ago at Nov 15 9:49
Even though this movie didn’t make much waves when it was released, since it sounded quite intriguing, I was quite eager to check it out. Eventyually, what I found most shocking about this movie is the fact that almost everyone in the cycling world actually knew that something was wrong with this athlete and, yet, virtually nobody said anything about it. The other interesting thing was the fact ... read more
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An Irish sports journalist becomes convinced that Lance Armstrong's performances during the Tour de France victories are fueled by banned substances. With this conviction, he starts hunting for evidence that will expose Armstrong.
Release date: 18 March 2016
Tags: 2015 (1), Biography (1), Sports (1)
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" Amazon Prime- 1hr 43min. First Viewing The Program tries to cover too much ground, with too little focus. Ben Foster is strong in the lead role, but the there are just too many moving parts around him. The cast is quite strong, but they end up taking up too much time; Foster's coldly unsympathetic performance deserved more time to shine, and more dimension. It's often involving, but it could've been more. "


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" Director: Stephen Frears Starring: Ben Foster, Chris O'Dowd, Guillaume Canet, Jesse Plemons, Lee Pace, Denis Ménochet, Dustin Hoffman and Elaine Cassidy An Irish sports journalist becomes convinced that Lance Armstrong's performances during the Tour de France victories are fueled by banned substances. With this conviction, he starts hunting for evidence that will expose Armstrong."


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"2016 Wow, what a disappointment. Frears has lost it. First, he needs to lose his editor. The editing was horrible. It made the very good cast look like amateurs. Most scenes were awkward within and the pacing of the whole film was bad. Thankfully Ben Foster still nails it, portraying an asshole Armstrong. Foster always has a weird, off-putting presence and it really works here. I'm sure Armstrong loathed it. As far as the story, it was very uninvolved. We are just watching what happens"


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A good movie

“Even though this movie didn’t make much waves when it was released, since it sounded quite intriguing, I was quite eager to check it out. Eventyually, what I found most shocking about this movie is the fact that almost everyone in the cycling world actually knew that something was wrong with this athlete and, yet, virtually nobody said anything about it. The other interesting thing was the fact that doping seems to be actually really common in this sport, something apparently even inevitable, and you might wonder if I wouldn't find exactly the same issue in any other top sport. Anyway, Lance Armstrong’s story was quite incredible and there was definitely some potential to deliver a very strong movie but, to be honest, I wonder if a documentary wouldn’t have been more efficient. For e” read more

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"Ben Foster as Lance Armstrong (an American former professional road racing cyclist. He is the 1993 Elite Men's Road Race World Champion, and he had won the Tour de France seven consecutive times from 1999 to 2005, but was stripped of his Tour de France victories in 2012 after a protracted doping scandal) "


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