Blu-Ray Review: McFarland USA

By Terri

Coming to DVD & Blu-ray June 2, 2015!

Get ready running fans! McFarland USA will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray June, 2. This heart-warming story for runners and non-runners alike, shows that anyone is capable of rising up to a challenge and succeeding.

Blu-ray Review

McFarland USA is based on a true story. Many of the film elements remain true to what Coach White and the cross country team experience. Other moments are embellished or made up, but they do not diminish the heart of the story – which is that hard work, on and off the course, will pay off if you have the determination to finish the race.

Those who watch McFarland USA will develop a greater appreciation for Cross Country running, as well as a deeper understanding of the Mexican culture. All of the runners on the team we depicted has having very little, yet they achieved far more than anyone every expected.

Bonus Material

Included on the Blu-ray was a really neat discussion entitled McFarland Reflections including Kevin Costner, the ‘actual’ Coach Jim White, and the original Cross Country team runners of the 1987 Championship team. They reminisced about their running days, and about how Coach White treated them …read more

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