“Feel the rhythm! Feel the rhyme! Get on up, it’s bobsled time!” Odds are if you’re reading this, you’ve seen the classic Disney film “Cool Runnings” at least a few times.
Released on October 1, 1993 here in the US, the $14 million movie debuted at #3 and raked in $155 million worldwide before presumably making a killing in rentals and home video sales. Most people know that it was based on a true story, but how exactly did that get turned into a comedy with Leon, Doug E. Doug, and John Candy?
Here’s how it all went down.