This impressionistic portrait of the 1964 Tokyo Summer Olympics pays as much attention to the crowds and workers as it does to the actual competitive events. Highlights include an epic pole-vaulting match between West Germany and America, and the final marathon race through Tokyo's streets. Two athletes are highlighted: Ethiopian marathon runner Abebe Bikila, who receives his second gold medal, and runner Ahamed Isa from Chad, representing a country younger than he is.Tokyo Olympiad featuring Abebe Bikila and Jack Douglas is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 1 other. It's a documentary and sport movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (1,496 votes).
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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX & The Criterion Channel).
Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Google Play).
Not available to watch free online.
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
#185 Ranked in Sport Movies
#389 Ranked in Sports Movies
#447 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel
Tokyo Olympiad has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (1,496 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.