The Games (1970)

The Games





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Not to be confused with the 1966 Diabolique rip-off Games, 1970's The Games is set during the Rome Olympics. The film zeroes in on four contestants in the 26-mile marathon race: Briton Michael Crawford, American Ryan O'Neal, Czech Charles Aznavour and Australian Athol Compton. Scenes of the grueling training sessions are placed in context with the personal dramas of the four men. Crawford is being driven to the breaking point by trainer Stanley Baker, O'Neal is suffering from a dangerous heart … More

Rating: G
Genre: Drama, Art House & International, Sports & Fitness
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as Harry Hayes

as Scott Reynolds

as Pavel Vendek

as Jim Harcourt

as Christine

as Bill Oliver

as Sunny Pintubi

as Kaverley

as Angela Simmonds

as Fred Gardner

as Weston

as Stuart Simmonds

as Mae Harcourt

as Earnest Man

as Commentator

as Gilmour

as Mrs. Hayes

as Kovanda

as Vera Vendek

as Japanese Doctor

as Cal Wood

as Stanley Baker
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