You don’t want to read The loneliness of the long distance runner, because – even if it’s a very short story that would still be reading – but you wish to know the very unusual story of young Smith. To start with, that’s very lazy of you. Second, we, at Le book club , understand and support any kind of attempt to open a book. So here is the trailer of the 1962 film, but you’ll have to find the movie by yourself. Watch the trailer here.