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Run time: 2h 14min |  Biography, Drama, Sports | Released: February 16, 2016 (USA)


Young Jesse Owens (Stephan James) becomes a track and field sensation while attending the Ohio State University in the early 1930s. With guidance from coach Larry Snyder (Jason Sudeikis), Owens gains national recognition for breaking numerous records. After heated debates, the United States decides not to boycott the Olympics in Nazi Germany. Overcoming racism at home and abroad, Owens seizes the opportunity to show Berlin and the the world that he's the fastest man alive.

Director: Stephen Hopkins

Writer(s): Joe Shrapnel, Anna Waterhouse

Starring: Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis


Estimated budget:

$35 million

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Widest Release:

2,387 Theaters

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