A heart-warming story about chasing miracles!
Young newcomer Adam Butcher delivers an endearing, inspirational performance, joining Campbell Scott (The Exorcism Of Emily Rose, Roger Dodger) and Academy Award-nominee Jennifer Tilly (1995, Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Bullets Over Broadway; Liar Liar) in "a deliciously offbeat comedy" (Christian Science Monitor). "A beautiful gem" (Ebert & Roper), "it's a film that will touch your heart, mind and soul." (Family Magazine).
14-year-old Ralph Walker has a case of raging hormones that land him in all kinds of mischievous trouble. His Catholic school headmaster makes him join the track team when he discovers a gift for long distance running. When told that his comatose mother won't recover without a miracle, Ralph decides to create one - by setting out to win the Boston Marathon. Little does he know, he's in for the run of his life.