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The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young (2014)

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In its first 25 years only 10 people have finished The Barkley Marathons. Based on a historic prison escape, this cult like race tempts people from around the world to test their limits of ... See full summary »

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In its first 25 years only 10 people have finished The Barkley Marathons. Based on a historic prison escape, this cult like race tempts people from around the world to test their limits of physical and mental endurance in this documentary that contemplates the value of pain. Written by Anonymous

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Official Selection at Reel Wild: The Kiwi Trail Running Film Festival 2015. New Zealand. See more »

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Gary Cantrell: If you're going to face a real challenge it has to be a real challenge. You can't accomplish anything without the possibility of failure.
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Flocks First Time (Instrumental Version)
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performed by Red Heart The Ticker
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7.8! Not
31 October 2019 | by adityakes-35741See all my reviews

I like running, like I do loads every week and run ultras, so this movie was right up my alley. The race that the movie is focused on is pretty legendary so I was quite keen to see the movie. While it was worth the watch and interesting, it's certainly not 7.8!


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1 October 2016 (Netherlands) See more »

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La maratona Barkley: La gara che divora la sua prole See more »

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Wartburg, Tennessee, USA See more »

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