Race

Race

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Track and field sports drama based on the true story of Jesse Owens, the legendary African-American athlete who competed against a growing Nazi Germany in the 1936 Olympics while fending off his own country’s racial intolerance. Stars Stephan James (Selma), Jason Sudeikis (Horrible Bosses), and Oscar-winner Jeremy Irons.

2016Rating: PG, Mild themes and coarse language135 minsCanada, France, Germany
DramaSportTrue Story & Biography

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Race | Reviews

63%161 reviews

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Variety

Variety

Stephen Hopkins’ film offers a safe, middlebrow slice of history that beats a snoozy lecture any day.

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Time Out

Time Out

Race is the most timid, lackadaisical movie that could have been made out of potentially classic material.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

The simplistic approach means that the film might work best for family audiences as an entry-level introduction to the history of racial politics.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

Race is at its best when it fills in the corners of a story we only thought we knew.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Owens’ triumph is long overdue for big-screen treatment, and director Stephen Hopkins delivers stirring moments amid the tension-free stretches...

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Race | Release Details

Race is available to stream in Australia now on Google Play and Apple TV.