The Jesse Owens Story

The Jesse Owens Story

DVD - 2005
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Jesse Owens is the track star who won four gold medals. Spanning over forty years, this powerful docudrama traces Jesse's life from his days as a sharecropper's son, through his incredible record-breaking college years, his marriage to his high school sweetheart, his monumental victories in the 1936 Olympics, and his thirty year struggle to survive in a prejudiced country that he loved so deeply.
Publisher: Westmount, Quebec ; Plattsburgh, NY : DSSP, c2005.
ISBN: 9781554440252
1554440254
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (174 min.) :,sd., col. ;,12 cm.

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Charlie68
Nov 22, 2013

Going into this film I didn't know a lot about Jesse Owens other than the gold medals at the Berlin Olympics. This movie fills in the blanks. A lot of familiar faces from 80's TV have cameos in this film.

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Nov 22, 2013

Charlie68 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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