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Plot Summary
Bullied as a child and misunderstood by his adoptive father (Michael Murphy), Greg Louganis (Mario Lopez) nevertheless trains hard as a diver and eventually wins Olympic gold. But his victories do not make his personal life any easier. He endures a tumultuous relationship with his lover/manager Tom Barrett (Jeff Meek), from whom he contracts HIV. Tom dies of AIDS, and Louganis resolves to come out publicly as a homosexual athlete before going on to win still more medals in the 1988 Olympics.

Cast: Mario Lopez , Michael Murphy , Rosemary Dunsmore , Jeff Meek , Megan Leitch , Jonathan Scarfe , Fulvio Cecere , Patrick David

Director: Steven Hilliard Stern

Genres: Docudrama

Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story (1997)

Release Date: January 1st, 1997|1 hr. 36 min.

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