Search - 2008 Olympics: Michael Phelps - Inside Story of the Beijing Games on DVD

2008 Olympics: Michael Phelps - Inside Story of the Beijing Games
2008 Olympics Michael Phelps - Inside Story of the Beijing Games
Actors: Michael Phelps, Bob Bowman
Genres: Sports
NR     2008     2hr 0min

Having stood on the gold medal podium a record 8 times during one Olympic Games, Michael Phelps now stands alone as the greatest Olympic champion in history. With exclusive interviews and commentary, Michael takes us on hi...  more »

Larger Image

Movie Details

Actors: Michael Phelps, Bob Bowman
Genres: Sports
Sub-Genres: Documentary, Olympics
Studio: Ten Mayflower
Format: DVD - Color
DVD Release Date: 09/30/2008
Original Release Date: 01/01/2008
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/2008
Release Year: 2008
Run Time: 2hr 0min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 1
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

Similar Movies

Similarly Requested DVDs

The Kite Runner
Director: Marc Forster
   PG-13   2008   2hr 8min
Elizabeth - The Golden Age
Widescreen Edition
   PG-13   2008   1hr 54min
Happy Feet
Widescreen Edition
   PG   2007   1hr 48min
Heroes - Season One
   PG-13   2007   17hr 15min
Mean Girls
Special Collector's Edition
Director: Mark Waters
   PG-13   2004   1hr 37min
Wild Hogs
Widescreen Edition
Director: Walt Becker
   PG-13   2007   1hr 40min
There Will Be Blood
Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
   R   2008   2hr 38min
7th Heaven - The Sixth Season
   UR   2008   16hr 0min

Movie Reviews

Great Olympic Coverage!
C. G. | 10/02/2008
(5 out of 5 stars)

"This movie showcases Michael Phelps' achievements during the 2008 Olympic Games. The first half of the film shows the events he performed in. His events are followed by interviews and mini-segments aired during his competition(s).

Michael Phelps is accomplishing his goal of introducing and inspiring many to swimming! He's a fantastic athlete who works to inspire a nation. This film places Mr. Phelps in the best light and serves to illustrate his dedication and hard work. While Michael Phelps had the tendency to be "at a loss for words," his performances are driven by his competitiveness. Again, this film works to exhibit the best of Michael Phelps during the 2008 Olympic Games and it serves to remind us all why he's quickly become the best swimming athlete.

Overall, the pieces in this film have been taken directly from what audiences were shown during the Olympic Games with the exception of a few interviews. I would recommend this to any swimming/Michael Phelps fan out there!
My Niece loved it!
L. Thomas | Northeast, USA | 01/08/2009
(5 out of 5 stars)

"My 11 Year old niece was thrilled to receive this gift. I didn't actually get to see it myself since she is in Fla, but she gives it rave reviews!"
Great gift for Olympic fans!
KGB | Miami, FL | 12/16/2008
(5 out of 5 stars)

"My dad is glued to the couch during the Olympic games. I sent this and the highlights video to him for Christmas and when he opened the box last night he was thrilled! I don't know if he will be dissapointed after he watches it, but I think he will be happier for owning it."