The Cup


Watch The Cup (2011)

Damien Oliver and his brother Jason were born into the legendary family of racing jockeys and followed in their father's footsteps. Ray Oliver died tragically in a car accident when the boys were young. But the races were in their blood, and Damien in particular inherited his father's gifts. He kept an eye on their biggest championship, the prestigious Melbourne Cup. After years of training, he was ready. Damien rides a powerful but spirited puzzle under the guidance of the great Irish trainer Dermot Weld. Some were not so sure about Media Media's chances, but Weld was convinced that a great jockey and an exciting horse would create an unmatched combination. As race day approached, horses, jockeys, trainers, owners, fans and media from all over the world came to Melbourne. Weld's strongest rival, Sheikh Mohammed, Crown Prince of Dubai, sent his best horses to win the Melbourne Cup. The news channels were full of discussions and speculation about Damien and ...... Show more

Great Biography with a great cast, a good storyline and above all: the most funny dialogues ever. Most movies, even the greatest ones, evaporate like mist once you've returned to the real world; they leave memories behind, but their reality fades free quickly. Not this one. I know it gets a lot of stick for being the mainstream popular movie, but honestly I can not think of anything wrong with this movie online. Anyway, Drama may boast of one of the biggest numbers of good movies. The whole movie is complemented by atmospheric music and good photos. I'm not a true fan of Sport, but I'm like that too!. Don't waste your time, click on play button and watch.... Show more

Release: 2011
Duration: 99 min
IMDb Rating: 5.6