Heart: The Marilyn Bell Story
This made-for-TV bio-pic is about Marilyn Bell, a Canadian teenager who, in 1954, was the first person to swim across Lake Ontario. She won the Toronto Canadian National Exhibition prize after Florence Chadwick, a then-famous American swimmer who was widely expected to win, dropped out in the middle of the race. Half of this heart-warming movie is devoted to the 21 hour swim in which the 16-year old Bell is exhorted by her pushy coach Gus Ryder not to give up.Heart: The Marilyn Bell Story featuring Caroline Dhavernas is streaming on Hallmark Movies Now. It's an action & adventure and biography movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (126 votes).
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#123 Ranked in Movies on Hallmark Movies Now
#1288 Ranked in Sport Movies
#3250 Ranked in Female Director Movies
Heart: The Marilyn Bell Story has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (126 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.