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First Olympics-Athens, The

First Olympics-Athens, The

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Sunday, May 20, 1984 10.5 18 N/A
Monday, May 21, 1984 11.8 19 N/A
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  • Season: 1983-84
  • Network: NBC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Miniseries
  • Subject Matter: Period Piece, Sports, Historical Piece

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Plot Synopsis

In 1896, An upper class Frenchman and a Princeton professor work together to create the first modern Olympic games in Athens. A competitive team from the United States was put together from a group of amateur athletes who, despite their inexperience, were immensely victorious in the international competition.


Production Company:

  • Columbia Pictures TV

Production Type:

  • Independent
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