On Your Mark: Here’s The Official Poster For ‘RACE’

Focus Features has released the official poster for the upcoming film, RACE. The reel is based on the incredible true story of track and field athlete Jesse Owens, who set out on a journey for gold medal greatness at the 1936 Olympics amidst Hitler’s goal of Aryan supremacy.

READ: Focus Pictures And Yahoo! Movies Release Trailer For Jesse Owens Biopic ‘RACE’

The movie, directed by Stephen Hopkins, stars newcomer Stephan James as Owens, Jason Sudeikis of SNL-fame, Jeremy Irons, Carice van Houten, Shanice Banton and William Hurt. RACE will dash into theaters nationwide on February 19, 2016.

Peep the official trailer for the film below.

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