About the film
irish-american world champion biography sports based on a true story adaptation
Release Date: September 28, 1983
|Slogan||:||«American. Champion. Legend.»|
|Genres||:||History, Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||Charles Fries Productions|
Nominated for two primetime Emmy Awards in 1984, this made-for-TV movie follows the true story of American boxer Jack Dempsey, who became a media sensation in the 1920s as the world heavyweight champion. Based upon the book by Jack Dempsey and Barbara Piatelli Dempsey.