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The Express



Aka: The Express: The Ernie Davis Story (USA: promotional title)
Director: Gary Fleder
Year: 2008
Country: USA
Germany
Runtime: 130 minutes
Genre: Biography / Drama / Sport


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This biopic focuses on the relationship of Ernie Davis (1939-1963), a gifted African-American athlete, and his coach from 1958 to 1962 at Syracuse University, Ben Schwartzwalder (1909-1993). Schwartzwalder recruits Davis with the help of All-American running back, Jim Brown. The civil rights movement is gaining steam; Davis experiences prejudice on campus, in town, and on the field, sometimes from teammates. How he handles it and how he challenges Schwartzwalder to stand up for his players provide a counterpoint to several great seasons that lead first to a national championship and then to the Heismann Trophy. - IMDb

Children's Cast:

Zachary Gordon [10] Voice (voice)
Ridge Canipe [14] Gang Leader
Justin Martin [14] Young Ernie


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