Posts tagged "Lance Armstrong"

BFI London Film Festival: The Program

The Program Directed by Stephen Frears Starring Ben Foster, Chris O’Dowd, Guillaume Canet, Jesse Plemons, Denis Ménochet and Dustin Hoffman by Ruth Thomson Stephen Frears what are you playing at??!! The meteoric rise of cancer conquering cyclist Lance Armstrong and his subsequent spectacular fall from grace, which culminated in his confession to Oprah Winfrey that […]

The Armstrong Lie

The Armstrong Lie Directed by Alex Gibney In UK Cinemas January 31st, 2014 by Ruth Thomson Lance Armstrong: icon, survivor, champion, cheat, liar. The seven time Tour de France winner and most celebrated cyclist of all time finally admitted to having used illegal substances throughout his career after years of vociferous denial in January 2013 […]