The "Miracle on Ice" was a medal-round game during the men's ice hockey tournament at the Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York, played between Miracle ( film) - Miracle on Ice ( film) - Herb Brooks - Mike Eruzione. Miracle is a American sports docudrama about the United States men's hockey team, led by head coach Herb Brooks, portrayed by Kurt Russell, that won Plot - Cast - Production - Reception. 5 Feb - 2 min - Uploaded by Ryan G On February 22, , the United States Olympic hockey team pulled off one of the greatest.
Miracle tells the true story of Herb Brooks (Kurt Russell), the player-turned-coach who led the U.S. Olympic hockey team to victory over the seemingly Full Cast & Crew - Patrick O'Brien Demsey - Trivia - Company credits. A fact-based story of how the U.S. Olympic hockey team beat the Soviet Union at the Lake Placid, New York Winter Olympics, then went on to win the gold. At the height of the Cold War, a group of unknown hockey players may have done more for diplomacy than any politician ever could. “People.
"Do you believe in miracles?! Yes!" The Soviet Union had won five of the previous six Olympic gold medals in men's ice hockey and were heavy. It immediately became known as the Miracle on Ice. USA 4, USSR 3 in the Winter Olympic hockey semi-finals. It was the result that shocked the world. With the perspective of 37 years, the "Miracle on Ice" can seem even more miraculous now than it did in , when a team of United States.