The Four Minute Mile

Overview

Richard Huw stars as Roger Bannister in this British TV biopic. Overcoming childhood paralysis, Bannister grows up to be one of the true legends of the athletic world. While holding down a fulltime physician's job in 1954, he finds time to become the first man ever to run the mile in four minutes. His story is fleshed out by numerous subplots and peripheral characters. Michael York does a guest turn as Frank Stampfl, while Nique Needles appears as John Landy, the runner who came in second to Bannister. Originally...
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Overview

Richard Huw stars as Roger Bannister in this British TV biopic. Overcoming childhood paralysis, Bannister grows up to be one of the true legends of the athletic world. While holding down a fulltime physician's job in 1954, he finds time to become the first man ever to run the mile in four minutes. His story is fleshed out by numerous subplots and peripheral characters. Michael York does a guest turn as Frank Stampfl, while Nique Needles appears as John Landy, the runner who came in second to Bannister. Originally produced in 1988, The Four Minute Mile was made available to American cable TV in 1992.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/9/2010
  • UPC: 066805309724
  • Original Release: 1988
  • Source: Bfs Entertainment
  • Time: 3:04:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 62,214

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Richard Huw Roger Bannister
Nique Needles John Landy
Michael York Franz Stampfl
Robert Burbage
Ralph Cotterill
Adrian Dunbar Norris McWhirter
Lewis Fitz-Gerald Denis Johanson
Tracy Mann Jill Webster
Mark Pennell Don MacMillan
John Philbin Wes Santee
Adrian Rawlins Chris Chataway
Richard Wilson Harold Abrahams
Charles "Bud" Tingwell
Technical Credits
Jim Goddard Director
Rod Allan Associate Producer
Ross Dimsey Executive Producer
Richard Hartley Score Composer
Graham Massey Producer
Pom Oliver Producer
Errol Sullivan Producer
Jeffrey Taylor Executive Producer
Kent Walwin Executive Producer
Ian Warburton Cinematographer
David Williamson Screenwriter
Peter Wolfes Associate Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Four Minute Mile
2. Scene One [7:46]
3. Scene Two [5:28]
4. Scene Three [6:33]
5. Scene Four [6:37]
6. Scene Five [10:07]
7. Scene Six [8:50]
8. Scene Seven [9:28]
9. Scene Eight [17:34]
10. Scene Nine [13:45]
11. Scene Ten [3:08]
Disc #2 -- The Four Minute Mile
2. Scene One [8:00]
3. Scene Two [9:19]
4. Scene Three [10:06]
5. Scene Four [9:12]
6. Scene Five [8:07]
7. Scene Six [10:56]
8. Scene Seven [6:25]
9. Scene Eight [4:48]
10. Scene Nine [9:23]
11. Scene Ten [10:27]
12. Scene Eleven [2:07]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- The Four Minute Mile
   Play Movie
   Scene Selection
   Credits
Disc #2 -- The Four Minute Mile
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   Scene Selection
   Credits
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