When a teenager (Graham Rogers) loses his once-in-a-lifetime girlfriend (Stefanie Scott) in a tragic accident, he finds that running keeps him connected to her as well as being a way to cope with his grief. Chasing her memory drives him to run faster, and also to win for his inspirational new coach (Billy Crudup). However, his newfound notoriety attracts the attention of an exciting new girl (Liana Liberato) who is determined to find out why he is so driven. He finds himself caught between keeping the past alive while continuing to use the sport of running as a therapeutic form of mourning.
1 Mile To You is an uplifting and visceral romantic sports drama about the power of our fondest memories to sustain us through our worst traumas, while finding out when it is time to let the memories go to face an uncertain future. With Tim Roth, Melanie Lynskey and Peter Coyote.
Directed by Leif Tilden, U.S.A., 2017, 104 mins.
- Fri., Apr. 7 at 6:30 & 8:30 pm
- Sat., Apr. 8 at 5:45 & 7:45 pm
- Sun., Apr. 9 at 3:45 & 5:45 pm
- Mon.Thurs., Apr. 1013 at 6:30 & 8:30 pm
$10 general admission
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