Icarus (2017) Netflix
An American cyclist and a Russian scientist, Grigory Rodchenkov, uncovers a doping scandal in which the scientist is involved, whom Putin wants to silence. Research on sports doping uncovered an international scandal, and the documentary had the main consequence of the IOC's ban on Russia's presenting itself as a country at the 2018 South Korea Winter Olympics.
Actors: Bryan Fogel, Dave Zabriskie, Don Catlin
Director: Bryan Fogel
Runtime: 121 min
Genres: Documentary, Thriller, Sport
7.0 /10 7.9 /10
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