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Downhill Racer

It was a fascinating movie and while it was ostensibly a human drama, I couldn't help but detect a certain amount of wish fulfillment, as the US had yet to win a gold medal in Olympic alpine ski events. Bill Johnson became the "downhill racer" in 1984.