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Eddie The Eagle (2016)
Directed by Dexter Fletcher
Written by Sean Macaulay and Simon Kelton

Storyline:

The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics.

Main Characters:

  1. EDDIE - (hero)
  2. MOM and PETRA - (ally)
  3. BRONSON - (mentor)
  4. FATHER, ATHLETES, OLYMPIC COMMISSION - (enemy)

Milestones (FIRST ACT):

  1. Ordinary World: Eddie is a clumsy boy who always dreamt of being an Olympic athlete.
  2. Call for Adventure:

Milestones (SECOND ACT):

  1. Crossing the Threshold: Eddie arrives in Germany and starts his training.
  2. Making Enemies: The other players laugh at Eddie.
  3. Making Ally: Eddie becomes friends with Petra who owns a bar there. She takes care of him.
  4. Set of Trial: Eddie practices. He starts at the smallest track.
  5. Meeting the Mentor: Eddie meets Bronson who used to be a great jumper. At first he refuses to help Eddie out but he is convinced of his passion and determination.
  6. Set of Trial: After his new training Eddie manages to get just enough points to go to the Olympics.
  7. Crossing the Second Threshold: Eddie goes to the Olympics
  8. Making Enemy: Eddie has a hard time with the other players.
  9. Set of Trial: He manages to land safe but finish in last place. People seem to love him but he is a joke.

Milestones (THIRD ACT):

  1. Approaching the Inmost Cave: Eddie decides he must jump from the tallest track and prove to everyone what he is capable of.
  2. Resurrection with Elixir: Eddie gets scared but Bronson shows up and cheers him up. He gives Eddie a pep talk and now he is ready to win.
  3. Freedom to Live: Eddie breaks the British record with a low score and goes back home as a winner.
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