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A small country on the verge of bankruptcy is persuaded to enter the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics as a means of raising money. Either a masterpiece of absurdity or a triumph of satire, ... See full summary »
How far is it?
Migg Tweeny: Well, that way it's about 30 miles. But, I know a short cut. It's only 40.
Migg Tweeny: That way you save 10 miles, huh?
Migg Tweeny: No, but, that way I get a running start.
The film depicts a mile-long race at the 1932 Olympics. In 1932, as today, all Olympic track events were run over metric distances, including the so-called "metric mile" of 1,500 meters.
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