Eddie: Strongman (2015)

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Eddie: Strongman (2015)

Truck mechanic, husband and father of two, Eddie Hall wants to be the World's Strongest Man. This feature documentary vividly illustrates the sacrifices that this extremely driven man must make to chase his dream. He will stop at nothing. He trains, eats, sleeps and breathes strongman, competing all over the world and breaking records. He faces not only gargantuan competitors, but his own inner demons as he strives to leave behind the scars of his teenage years. This film gets under the skin of a man totally dedicated to becoming the greatest and offers an engrossing snapshot of an unforgettable character, Eddie - Strongman.
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IMDb   7.4 /10
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Creators
Director Matt Bell
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Release Date2015-08-07
Runtime1h 38min
GenreDocumentary
Content RatingTV-14 (TV-14)
Awards
CompanyWolf Shoulder Films, Wolf Shoulder Films
CountryUK
LanguageEnglish
Colin Bryce
Colin Bryce
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Geoff Capes
Geoff Capes
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Alex Curletto
Alex Curletto
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Rob Frampton
Rob Frampton
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Luke Fullbrook
Luke Fullbrook
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Alex Hall
Alex Hall
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Alexandra Hall
Alexandra Hall
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Eddie Hall
Eddie Hall
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Helen Hall
Helen Hall
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James Hall
James Hall
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Layla Hall
Layla Hall
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Max Hall
Max Hall
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Stephen Hall
Stephen Hall
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Terry Hollands
Terry Hollands
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Benedikt Magnusson
Benedikt Magnusson
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Donna Moore
Donna Moore
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Lloyd Renals
Lloyd Renals
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Eddie: Strongman

Eddie: Strongman is a 2015 British documentary film directed by Matt Bell. It follows the life of English strongman Eddie Hall as he strives to become the World's Strongest Man, which he later achieved in 2017. The film provides a unique insight into the extreme lifestyle of an international strongman and the sacrifices he must make to achieve his goals. It features appearances from Arnold Schwarzenegger, Brian Shaw, Žydrūnas Savickas, Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, Benedikt Magnússon, Terry Hollands, and Geoff Capes.


External links

  • Eddie: Strongman at IMDb