Off the Mark

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Off the Mark ★★ 1987 (R)

Neely is a young athlete suffering from a childhood affliction that causes spasms in his legs. Facing the ultimate challenge, he must overcome his handicap and defeat a talented woman athlete and a Russian student in a triathalon competition. An unremarkable effort, it had a limited one-week run in theatres. 89m/C VHS . Mark Neely, Terry Farrell, Jon Cypher, Clarence Gilyard Jr.; D: Bill Berry; C: Arledge Armenaki.