Movies About Figure Skating
Jersey On Ice - Review of the December 12, 2012 Figure Skating Reality Show
Jersey On Ice is a figure skating reality show that aired on The Learning Channel on Wednesday, December 12, 2012. The show features three skating coaches who live and teach skating in New Jersey.
Review of the Figure Skating Movie RISE
On February 15, 1961, a tragic plane crash killed all the members of the U.S. Figure Skating Team. Also, friends, family, judges, officials, and coaches were killed. The skaters were traveling to the World Championships in Prague, Czechoslovakia. In honor of the 50th anniversary of that terrible tragedy, on February 17, 2011, the figure skating...
"Attack of the 5 Ft. 2 Women" - A Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan Parody
"Attack of the 5 Ft. 2 Women" is a National Lampoon movie that is a parody about the Tonya and Nancy figure skating scandal.
Review of the Remake of the Figure Skating Movie "Ice Castles"
A remake of the figure skating movie "Ice Castles" was released on DVD in February, 2010. The story is about a talented figure skater from Iowa who is discovered by an Olympic figure skating coach.
Review of She's a Good Skate, Charlie Brown
She's a Good Skate, Charlie Brown is an animated cartoon based on the comic strip Peanuts, by Charles M. Schulz. The TV episode was originally aired on CBS in 1980, but is now available as an on-demand video download.
Review of the Figure Skating Movie "Ice Dreams"
"Ice Dreams" is a Hallmark Channel original television movie that was released in January of 2010. It is about a former champion skater who returns to the ice to coach a talented teenage girl.
Review of the Movie "Blades of Glory"
"Blades of Glory" is a figure skating movie. Actors Will Ferrell and Jon Heder star in the film. They team up as pair skaters after they are forbidden from competing in men's singles figure skating. About.com's Figure Skating Guide, Jo Ann Schneider Farris, went to see the movie on April 7, 2007. This is her review of this figure skating comedy.
Figure Skating Movies
This is a list and description of ten figure skating movies. These are the favorites of About.com's Guide to Figure Skating, Jo Ann Schneider Farris.
RISE is a figure skating movie that honors and remembers the tragic plane crash that killed all the members of the 1961 U.S. Figure Skating Team.
Review of the Figure Skating Movie "Ice Castles"
Ice Castles was made in 1979. Lynn-Holly Johnson, who was a beautiful and talented skater and actress in the 1970s, plays a young and talented teen from Iowa who is discovered by a top skating coach. She gets a chance to go to Colorado to be trained to become an Olympic champion.
Snow White and the Three Stooges - Ice Skating Movie Review
1960 Olympic Figure Skating Champion, Carol Heiss, starred in Snow White and the Three Stooges.
Review of "Snowden on Ice" - A Christmas Ice Skating Video
"Snowden on Ice" is a beautiful ice skating story. This skating video was put out by Target Stores in 1997. Olympic Champion Ekaterina Gordeeva stars in this production.
Champions: A Love Story
A forgotten figure skating movie is Champions: A Love Story. It was based a bit on a real figure skating tragedy that occurred in the 1970s. A male figure skater was killed when his private plane crashed on his way to the Midwestern Figure Skating Championship. The movie took that story and made a very heartwarming story about a young pair...
On Edge (2003)
On Edge (2003) is a mock documentary. It looks at the figure skating world as a fictitious film crew follows behind-the-scenes dramas as three girls skate and train for an upcoming regional figure skating competition.
Review of the Disney Channel Movie "Go Figure"
Go Figure is a Disney Channel Original Movie about a talented figure skater who must play hockey to help finance her figure skating.
Video Introduction to the Movie "Go Figure"
The Disney Channel original television movie "Go Figure" was never made available for purchase on DVD or video, but the first part of the movie is now available fo viewers to see on YouTube. This video introduces the star of the movie, Katelin, and will give the viewer an idea of what the movie is about.
Video - Ending of the Movie "Go Figure"
The Disney Channel original television movie "Go Figure" was never made available for purchase on DVD or video, but fortunately, the last part of this wonderful movie is now available fo viewers to see on YouTube. This video shows the star of the movie, Katelin, competing at the end of the movie (a double actually does the difficult skating in this video).
Skateweb Video Archive
Sandra Loosemore of Skateweb has put together a video archive of historical figure skating videos.
70 Years of Ice Skating Movies
Kathie Fry of SkateLog.com has put together a timeline of ice skating movies from 1936 to 2005.