Four Minutes (2005)

Four Minutes





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Set largely in England (but filmed in Canada), Four Minutes is the story of Sir Roger Bannister, doctor by profession and runner by preference -- and the first man to run under a four-minute mile. Played by Jamie Maclachlan, Bannister is accurately depicted as a brilliant Oxford medical student, who in the years following WWII gains a reputation as England's fastest runner, but who regards his sports accomplishments as merely an adjunct to his studies, and thus avoids formal athletic training. … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Musical & Performing Arts, Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Frank Deford
In Theaters:
On DVD: Dec 6, 2005
ESPN Original Entertainment


as Roger Bannister

as Roger Bannister

as Coach Archie Mason

as Norris McWhirter

as Moyra Jacobson

as Chris Brasher

as Chris Cathaway

as Dr. Walker

as Annabelle Davenport

as Mr. Smyth

as Mr. Bannister

as Mrs. Bannister

as Burnett

as Hamilton

as Crew Coach

as Older Runner

as Starter

as Desk Student
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Sir Roger Bannister

yeah, he basically PWNS

being the first sub-4 miler like ever. no big deal.

WR now is 3:43.8 Hicham El Geurrouj, of Morroco.


this movie shows the entire story of the first sub-4 miler

from his child hood runiing on the beaches, to his first race at Oxford, getting a 4:46 mile, later on, getting the 3:59.4

showing his troubling life as a medical student, to relationship problems.

this movie PWNS

Justin Schlaht

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