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Brittany Runs a Marathon

What's it about?

A young woman decides to make positive changes in her life by training for the New York City Marathon.

Why do we love it?

It’s funny and inspiring in an relatable way and really strikes a chord. But it's Jillian Bell's performance as the title character that helps this stand out amongst the rest and elevate the emotional connection of the film.

Who's in it?

Jillian Bell - Brittany Forgler

Michaela Watkins - Catherine

Utkarsh Ambudkar - Jern Dahn

Who made it?

Paul Downs Colaizzo- Director & Writer

Where can I watch it?

Watch Brittany Runs a Marathon exclusively on Amazon Prime.


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