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Personal Best (1982)

R 02/05/1982 (US) Drama 2h 4m

When you run into yourself you run into feelings you never thought you had


Young sprinter Chris Cahill is having difficulty reaching her potential as an athlete, until she meets established track star Tory Skinner. As Tory and her coach help Chris with her training, the two women form friendship that evolves into a romantic relationship. Their intimacy, however, becomes complicated when Chris' improvement causes them to be competitors for the Olympic team.

  1. Robert Towne

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Mariel Hemingway

    Mariel Hemingway

    Chris Cahill

  2. Scott Glenn

    Scott Glenn

    Terry Tingloff

  3. Patrice Donnelly

    Patrice Donnelly

    Tory Skinner

  4. Kenny Moore

    Denny Stites

  5. Jim Moody

    Jim Moody

    Roscoe Travis

  6. Kari G. Peyton

    Penny Brill

  7. Jodi Anderson

    Nadia "Pooch" Anderson

  8. Maren Seidler


  9. Martha Watson


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Personal Best
Personal Best

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $15,000,000.00

Revenue $5,700,000.00


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