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Spirit of the Marathon

Genres: Special Interest, Documentary, Sports

Cast: Jerry Meyers

Director: Jon Dunham

Synopsis: SPIRIT OF THE MARATHON is the first film to capture the passion, drama and essence of the famed 26.2-mile Chicago Marathon. Intimate, fascinating portraits of six runners from all walks of life unfold as the film follows seasoned athletes and amateurs alike in their preparation for the big race. See why the Los Angeles Times said "Even if you've never run for anything but a bus, you'll... get swept up in this movie's inspiring journey!"

Language: English

Country of Origin: United States of America

Production Year: 2007

Reviews:

  • "You'll never be the same if you see this film...it captures your heart, your body and your very spirit.", Katherine Switzer, Author - Marathon Woman
  • "Inspiring journey of physical endurance and personal achievement.", Los Angeles Times
  • "A well-made documentary...a must see.", Bloomberg
  • "A moving, clever, heartfelt examination of the marathon.", Jessica Reaves, The Chicago Tribune

Spirit of the Marathon

Spirit of the Marathon - DVD - $14.98

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  • Release Date: Oct 7th, 2008
  • Catalog Number: LOG5177DVD
  • UPC: 0014381517729
  • Rating: PG for some thematic elements and language, and brief incidental smoking
  • Run Time: 102
  • Color Format: Color
  • Audio: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
  • Language: English
  • 16:9: Yes
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Closed Captions: No
  • Subtitle: English, Spanish
  • Special Features:
    • MARATHON IN THE MAKING: Behind the Making of SPIRIT OF THE MARATHON

    • Theatrical Trailer

  • Release Date: Oct 7th, 2008
  • Catalog Number: LOG517700
  • UPC:
  • Rating: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 102
  • Color Format: Color
  • Audio: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
  • Language: English
  • 16:9: Yes
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
  • Number of Discs:
  • Closed Captions: No
  • Subtitle:
  • Special Features: