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Overcomer (2019)

PG | | Drama | 23 August 2019 (USA)
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A high-school basketball coach volunteers to coach a troubled teen in long-distance running.

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Alex Kendrick
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Cast

Credited cast:
Alex Kendrick ... John Harrison
Shari Rigby ... Amy Harrison
Priscilla C. Shirer ... Olivia Brooks
Ben Davies ... Coach Myers
Holly A. Morris ... Cindy Hatcher
Kendrick Cross ... Ken Jones
Aryn Wright-Thompson ... Hannah Scott
Cameron Arnett ... Thomas Hill
Jack Sterner ... Ethan Harrison
Elizabeth Becka ... Mrs. Charles
Micah Lynn Hanson ... Nurse Kathryn
Karen Boles ... Coach Karen
Myke Holmes ... Troy Finkle
Denise Armstrong ... Barbara Scott
Joseph Curtis Callender ... Keith (Football Coach)
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Life changes overnight for Coach John Harrison when his high school basketball team and state championship dreams are crushed under the weight of unexpected news. When the largest manufacturing plant shuts down and hundreds of families leave their town, John questions how he and his family will face an uncertain future. After reluctantly agreeing to coach cross-country, John and his wife, Amy, meet an aspiring athlete who's pushing her limits on a journey toward discovery. Inspired by the words and prayers of a new-found friend, John becomes the least likely coach helping the least likely runner attempt the impossible in the biggest race of the year. Written by AFFIRM/Provident Films

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Rated PG for some thematic elements | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 August 2019 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Columbus, Georgia, USA See more »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Overcomer review ( from Kendrick fan)
23 August 2019 | by dmyrwoodSee all my reviews

This is coming from a fan of Kendrick brothers really enjoy their films ( was even rewatching them all before this one) if you enjoy their movies too you would like it and it's also a good inspirational and even sweet at times sports movie ( even tho they claim running isn't sport lol) and some good characters here even a little twist that made things a little more interesting only main problem is movie can get bit slow at first then picks up more later but this is definitely pretty good one;)


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