RISE Encore Synopsis
A commemoration of the 1961 U.S. World Figure Skating team who all perished in a plane crash.

Movie Reviews

RISE Encore

By scottfreese
This movie - a docudrama - was excellently produced and presented on Monday, March 7, 2011. Our entire group of 4 people drove all the way from the west side of Winston-Salem to attend this special...

excellent movie

By briebe
Well done...learned a lot of history of figure skating. Enjoyed the interviews of the champions....


By marywimberley
Great job on the movie...heard about the accident but didn't know the impact of those perished on the remaining ice skating family....can't wait for the DVD so my mom can also enjoy this....

Rise is Definitely Worth Seeing!

By redheaded_iceskater
I loved this movie, although the interviews at the end were a bit tedious. At that point, I was ready to see more skating, not skaters talking.......

Rise Encore

By dkessen
Loved it, can't wait for DVD to come out...

RISE Encore

By auntiejanet5
Well, unfortunately the digital signal was not strong enough to give us an undistorted image so after about 45 minutes I got a refund and left. If you show it again I would like to try again to see...


By SpokaNay
Excellent and poignant story of the airline crash that killed the 1961 Figure Skating Team on way to Worlds. Well told with vignettes and stories told in first person and second person. The music...


By mdal
Very well done. Very informative. I expected to be bored with this movie but loved every minute of it. I highly recommend this movie to everyone except younger kids. You don't even need to be a fan...


By blu85fairy
A wonderful documentary about the tragic plane crash where the entire U.S Figure Skating World Team perished. The movie takes us back into the history of many of the lives of those who boarded that...

Good production

By dalecar
This was nicely done, shedding light on the stories of the actual people who perished in 1961. What it illustrated most poignantly was not only the loss of athletes, but the loss of the most...

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Rated PG