The Ice King

The Ice King
  • 2018
  • UK
  • 1h 29min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: James Erskine
  • Cast: John Curry
  • UK release: 23 February 2018

Documentary about the champion ice skater John Curry, who was outed on the eve of the 1976 Olympic final but who went on to win the Men’s Singles Gold medal, permanently raising the profile of skating. A powerful portrait of sport, sexuality and rebellion.

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The Ice King

19 Feb 20184 stars

Touching and triumphant documentary celebrating British ice skating legend John Curry

Director James Erskine is best known for his riveting 2013 Billie Jean King documentary The Battle of the Sexes (later retold as the Emma Stone / Steve Carell drama); his latest is a powerful portrait of champion ice skater John Curry. Encompassing…

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