PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, Romance
Based on the life of Olympic hopeful Steve Prefontaine, a long distance runner who lived in Oregon and died young
First movie to tell the Prefontaine story. The second being Without Limits (1998) with Billy Crudup in the role.
Pre turned distance running into a blood sport. You wanna know what he meant to folks around here? What was it
Bill Bowerman: kids said back then? "You just had to be there."
After Munich when Steve was feeling sorry for himself, he said that he'd have a street named after and it would be called 4th Street. In reality, that was actually said by his Oregon teammate Arne Kvalheim and it was meant to be a joke.
$311,253 (USA) (26 January 1997)
$532,190 (USA) (2 February 1997)
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