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The Jesse Owens Story (1984)

TV Movie | 174 min | Biography, Drama, History

A biopic of the four-time Olympic gold medallist Jesse Owens.
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Updated Jul 9, 1984

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Jul 9, 1984 (United States)

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36 cast members
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Dorian Harewood
Jesse Owens Jesse Owens   See fewer
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Dan Ammerman
Coach Robertson Coach Robertson   See fewer
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Bob Banks
Henry Owens Henry Owens   See fewer
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Tom Bosley
Jimmy Hoffa Jimmy Hoffa   See fewer
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Johnny Brink
Referie Referie   See fewer
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Georg Stanford Brown
Lew Gilbert Lew Gilbert   See fewer
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LeVar Burton
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Bernard Canepari
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Robert Chidsey
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Glenn Colerider
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Ronny Cox
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Norman Fell
Marty Forkins Marty Forkins   See fewer
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Tom Fulton
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Lynn Hamilton
Mamma Solomon Mamma Solomon   See fewer
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Robert Hibbard
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George Kennedy
Charles 'Charley' Riley Charles 'Charley' Riley   See fewer
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Chuck Long
Terry Carter Terry Carter   See fewer
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Gary Moody
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Randy Moore
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Debbi Morgan
Ruth Solomon Owens Ruth Solomon Owens   See fewer
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Greg Morris
Mel Walker Mel Walker   See fewer
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Tonye Patano
Laverne Owens Laverne Owens   See fewer
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Lee Ritchey
Brashears Brashears   See fewer
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James Sikking
Avery Brundage Avery Brundage   See fewer
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Vic Tayback
Abe Saperstein Abe Saperstein   See fewer
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Donald Thompson
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Weyman Thompson
Herb Solomon Herb Solomon   See fewer
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Arnold F. Turner
Ralph Metcalfe Ralph Metcalfe   See fewer
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John Vargas
Pasqual Martinez Pasqual Martinez   See fewer
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Ben Vereen
Herb Douglas Herb Douglas   See fewer
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Kai Wulff
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Craig 'Junior' Miller
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7 / 10 | 184 votes