About the film
Release Date: April 26, 1978
|Production Companies||:||United Artists, chateau productions|
|Producers||:||Jane Feinberg, Mike Fenton, Norman Jewison, Patrick J. Palmer, Larry DeWaay, Gene Corman, Tom Andresen|
|Writers||:||Joe Eszterhas, Joe Eszterhas, Norman Jewison, Sylvester Stallone|
Johnny Kovak joins the Teamsters trade-union in a local chapter in the 1930s and works his way up in the organization. As he climbs higher and higher his methods become more ruthless and finally senator Madison starts a campaign to find the truth about the alleged connections with the Mob.