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The Express(Movie, 2008)

PG
| 2h 10min | Genres: Drama
The ExpressRating: 3.6/5 (with 47 votes)
The Express (also known as The Express: The Ernie Davis Story) is a 2008 American sports film produced by John Davis and directed by Gary Fleder. The storyline was conceived from a screenplay written by Charles Leavitt from a book titled Ernie Davis: The Elmira Express, authored by Robert C. Gallagher. The film is based on the life of Syracuse University football player Ernie Davis, the first African American to win the Heisman Trophy, portrayed by actor Rob Brown. The Express explores civil topics, such as racism, discrimination and athletics. The film was a co-production between the film studios of Relativity Media and Davis Entertainment. It was commercially distributed by Universal Pictures theatrically, and by Universal Studios Home Entertainment for home media. Dennis Quaid and Charles S. Dutton star in principal supporting roles. The original motion picture soundtrack with a musical score composed by Mark Isham, was released by the Lakeshore Records label on Octo... ()
Movie poster of The Express

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About The Express

Based on the incredible true story, The Express follows the inspirational life of college football hero Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy.

Trailer for The Express + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

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Additional Information

Made by: Universal Pictures, Relativity Media, Davis Entertainment, IDEA Filmproduktions
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translations: Bulgarian (BG), Danish (DA), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 10/10/2008
Director: Gary Fleder
Producer: John Davis
Screenwriter: Charles Leavitt
Film Editor: William Steinkamp
Director of Photography: Kramer Morgenthau
Composer: Mark Isham
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"El expreso de Elmira"
"The Express The Ernie Davis Story"
"A megállíthatatlan"
Budget: 40,000,000 USD
Revenue: 9,793,496 USD (= 24%)

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:5214, Added: 02/14/2018, Last updated: 10/14/2018