United Kingdom: September 06 2019
United States: April 24 2019
Ranking: 5,969 out of 15,444 movies (up 923)
6.0 by 2 media
'Sprinter' tells the story of Akeem Sharp, a young Jamaican who is running to become the next great athletic sensation of the country. Although it is an honor to become a national sports star, Akeem is clear about his goal with his race: travel to the United States to reunite with his mother, who has had to live in the country illegally for a decade. However, life is not going to make it easy for the young man: with an unstable father and an exploited older brother, Akeem is going to have to fight to prove himself and everyone that he can succeed, but for that he will have to fight his family situation. The film is directed by Storm Saulter. The cast is formed by Dale Elliott, Lorraine Toussaint, Shantol Jackson, Shak-Quera South and Dennis Titus.