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Based on the incredible true story of Jesse Owens, the legendary athletic superstar whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy. "Race" is an enthralling film about courage, determination, tolerance, and friendship, and an inspiring drama about one man's fight to become an Olympic legend.

  • Stephan James
    Jesse Owens
  • Jason Sudeikis
    Larry Snyder
  • Jeremy Irons
    Avery Brundage
  • William Hurt
    Jeremiah Mahoney
  • Carice van Houten
    Leni Riefenstahl
  • Shanice Banton
    Ruth Solomon
  • Stephen Hopkins