Last Updated on: October 1st, 2022

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing movie Prefontaine including casting, reviews, fun facts and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!

Prefontaine Description

Prefontaine (Hollywood Pictures Movie)Inspirational and entertaining, PREFONTAINE is another acclaimed success from the makers of HOOP DREAMS. It’s the true-life story of legendary track star Steve Prefontaine, the exciting and sometimes controversial “James Dean of Track,” whose spirit captured the heart of the nation! Cocky, charismatic, and tough, “Pre” was a running rebel who defied rules, pushed limits … and smashed records … in an incredible against-all-odds quest for Olympic gold! The triumphs and heartbreaks of this unforgettable champion will have you riveted from beginning to end!

Prefontaine Cast:
  • Jared Leto: Steve Prefontaine
  • Ed O’Neill: Bill Dellinger
  • R. Lee Ermey: Bill Bowerman
  • Amy Locane: Nancy Alleman
  • Breckin Meyer: Pat Tyson
  • Lindsay Crouse: Elfriede Prefontaine
  • Brian McGovern: Mac Wilkins
  • Kurtwood Smith: Curtis Cunningham
  • Laurel Holloman: Elaine Finley

Prefontaine Crew:
  • Director: Steve James
  • Producers: Mark Doonan, Jon Lutz and Irby Smith
  • Writers: Steve James and Eugene Corr

Prefontaine Details

Prefontaine Trailer:

About the Author

Craig Smith
I am founder and editor of My passion for all things Disney goes pretty far back to my first trip to Walt Disney World in the mid-80's. I have since returned to the magical place more than 20 times. I started this site when I came to the realization that I spent a significant portion of my day reading articles about Disney and watching Disney content with my 8-year old, so it made sense that I would start sharing some of what I read and see and building a little community around it. Other interests include 80's nostalgia, vintage toys, video games, LEGO, Star Wars and tech gadgets. Other sites include DMR and