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Run the Race (2018)

PG | | Drama, Sport | 22 February 2019 (USA)
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Against the backdrop of high school football and track, two brothers in a small Southern town face escalating problems with two different world views, straining - but ultimately strengthening - the bonds of brotherhood.


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Jake McEntire (screenplay), Jason Baumgardner (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Mykelti Williamson ... Coach Hailey
Frances Fisher ... Louise
Kristoffer Polaha ... Michael Truett
Tanner Stine ... Zach Truett
Evan Hofer ... Dave Truett
Kelsey Reinhardt ... Ginger
Mario Van Peebles ... Pastor Baker
Caleb Castille ... Dexter
Eddie George ... Tom
Tim Tebow ... Himself
Jake McEntire ... Cody
Gianna Simone ... Dr. Stevens
Rob Moran ... Mac
Rebecca Lines ... Lisa
Darrell Foster ... Donald


Against the backdrop of high school football and track, two brothers in a small Southern town face escalating problems with two different world views, straining - but ultimately strengthening - the bonds of brotherhood.

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The Weight of the World. The Love of a Brother.


Drama | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic content and some teen partying.


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Release Date:

22 February 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Run the Race See more »

Filming Locations:

Bessemer, Alabama, USA See more »


Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,160,713, 24 February 2019, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$6,023,065, 21 March 2019
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Reserve Entertainment See more »
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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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One of the better Christian films I've seen.
4 March 2019 | by JamesLibertySee all my reviews

First of all, I have no idea who is giving this film 1-star reviews. I assume it's being done by people who either don't like Tim Tebow or by people who can't stand Christian culture, because there is absolutely no way that any fair critic would give this movie anything close to a 1-star review.

That said, this is one of the better Christian films that I've seen. Several Christian films I've seen are what I tend to call "too cheesy" or the ending was "too happy". (I'm not a fan of everything always working out in the end -- I don't think that's realistic).

Anyway, my standards for Christian films tend to be pretty low, but at least this one had a somewhat realistic ending and I didn't find myself rolling my eyeballs during scenes, which I sometimes do.

As a male, I could relate to the emotions of two of the film's more disgruntled characters, which I appreciated. As a sports-themed film with several male characters, I thought this film would be more appealing to men -- but so far, females have rated it higher on IMDB than males have... so what do I know?

If I were a secular person watching this film, I might rate it a six or a seven out of ten. As a Christian, I'd probably give it an eight or a nine. (I gave it a nine because the 1-star reviews are obviously bogus and need to be compensated for).

For what it's worth, I thought Passion of the Christ was the best Christian film I've seen. (It didn't have much of a plot, but it was well done). The second best I've seen is "What If..." with Kevin Sorbo... and Run the Race probably takes the #3 spot. Not perfect, but pretty well done -- especially for a Christian film. Enjoy.

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