The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner 1962
A rebellious youth, sentenced to a boy's reformatory for robbing a bakery, rises through the ranks of the institution through his prowess as a long distance runner. During his solitary runs, reveries of his life and times before his incarceration lead him to re-evaluate his privileged status as the Governor's prize runner.
Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations.
1h 44min | Drama, Sport
Stars: Michael Redgrave, Tom Courtenay, Avis Bunnage
Director: Tony Richardson
Rating: Not Rated