Detailing one of the greatest rivalries in sports history between Swedish-born Bjorn Borg (Gudnason) and notorious American bad boy McEnroe (LaBeouf), whose 14-match rivalry became known as ‘fire and ice’, Janus Metz Pedersen’s stylish drama sheds light on the two tennis stars’ complex relationship. Largely based around their 1980 Wimbledon championship match touted as the most epic face-off in tennis history, it is an intriguing exploration of two wildly different characters, with Borg stoic and calm and McEnroe wildly hot-headed.

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