Release Date: February 19th, 2016
DVD Release Date: May 30th, 2016
PG-13 |2 hr 14 minPlot Summary
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
Production Co: Forecast Pictures, Trinity Race, Solofilms
Distributors: Focus Features