- 1 hr 41 min
Pentathlon is an action thriller movie about an athlete. An Olympic athlete defects. Eric Brogar represents East Germany in the Olympics. He competes in the pentathlon. When he wins the gold medal he defects to America where he knows freedom will be granted to him. Once there his former coach from East Germany tracks him down. This coach is vicious and violent. Eric must run for his life when the coach finds him. The promise of freedom in America has tempted many athletes from countries with oppressive governments. In this movie one athlete makes the jump but is tracked by a sadistic coach who wants revenge.