Starring: Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, Eli GoreeDirector: Stephen HopkinsWriter: Joe Shrapnel, Anna WaterhouseIn Theaters: February 19, 2016Runtime: 134 minGross: $19.1 mil 7.1
Jesse Owens, an aspiring track and field athlete, is determined to become the greatest there has ever been in all of history. He strives onward and onward, overcoming whatever obstacle that may stand in his path. Owens then finds himself at the 1936 Olympics as a contestant, where all of his abilities, and his mental fortitude, will be put to the test. During this year, the Olympic games were hosted by Germany, under Adolf Hitler's rule. Now, Owens is faced with the task of opposing more than just his fellow athletes.