The Bottom Line
- Champions: A Love Story is a very moving figure skating story.
- The skating in this movie is not that good.
- The acting in this movie is not that good.
- This movie was made for television in 1979.
- The cast includes Tony Lo Bianco, Shirley Knight, Jimmy McNichol, Jennifer Warren, and Joy LeDuc.
- This movie was based a bit on a real figure skating tragedy that occurred in the 1970s.
Guide Review - Champions: A Love Story
The two become friends and fall in love as they train. Then, McNicol is killed in a plane crash, but Leduc somehow perseveres and skates again in singles. The movie ends on a happy note.