Oscar Pistorius Blade Runner Killer is a new low, even for the Lifetime channel

October 11th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Reviews | No Comments »

The TV movie, “inspired by the tragic story of Reeva Steenkamp’s death” airs on Nov. 11, and based on the trailer, looks like a tragedy of the cinema


Review: Patriots Day

January 13th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Reviews, The Scene | No Comments »

Mark Wahlberg and Peter Berg have created a sensitive and all-too real reenactment of the Boston Marathon bombing. But is this a film that needed to be made?


VIDEO: Mini feel-good film captures spirit of running in less than two minutes

January 5th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Inspiration, Reviews, Running videos | No Comments »

Eugen Merher’s short, dialogue-free flick is a warm and fuzzy watch, well worth the afternoon distraction.


Jesse Owens biopic “Race” trailer released

October 21st, 2015 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Inspiration, Running videos | No Comments »

The film about the Olympic sprinting legend will star Canadian Stephan James Race, a new film about the life of Olympic legend Jesse Owens, will be released in theatres on Feb. 19, 2016. The […]


Why I run ultramarathons

October 22nd, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Inspiration, Racing, Running videos | No Comments »

The ultrarunning community can’t stop making gorgeous videos of the sport. The most recent example is this new interview with ultrarunner Sven Walther. The interview and video were put together by James Alexander Adams […]


4 Minute Mile film trailer

August 4th, 2014 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Racing, Running videos | No Comments »

4 Minute Mile is an American film about a high schooler with a troubled home life trying to break that magical barrier on the track. The film has had mixed reviews, but movies centred […]


Interview with “Women of the Mountain” documentary filmmaker

July 30th, 2014 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Inspiration, Running videos | No Comments »

Rebecca Byerly can list print, video and radio journalism, as well as teaching on her resume. The rest of her time is spent adventure racing, competing in numerous ultra-marathons around the world. Her latest […]


New biopic about Jesse Owens in the making

December 17th, 2013 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Runners will have no shortage of movies to inspire them in the next few years. After being recently unveiled that a movie, starring Daniel Radcliffe, about Seb Coe-Steve Ovett rivalry is in the making, […]


Video: up-close and personal with the marathon world record holder

December 4th, 2013 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Inspiration, Racing, Running videos | No Comments »

This beautifully produced featurette documents Kenyan Wilson Kipsang’s world record breaking run at this year’s Berlin Marathon.


Daniel Radcliffe to play Olympic runner Seb Coe in film

October 31st, 2013 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Daniel Radcliffe can play more sports than quidditch. The young British star has been cast to play Sebastian Coe in a new sports biopic about the battles between the British athlete and his rivalry […]