About the film
boxer son father sports boxing
Release Date: July 10, 1979
|Slogan||:||«The most poignant love-triangle of all - a father, his son, and the woman who came between them.»|
|Production Companies||:||Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Hialeah Park Studios|
|Producers||:||Maurice Vaccarino, Dyson Lovell, Joyce Agu, Sam Christensen|
|Writers||:||Walter Newman, Frances Marion|
The more you love, the harder you fight. The world looks at Billy Flynn and sees a has-been who seemingly never was, an ex-boxing champion slammed to the mat years ago by booze and gambling. But Billy's son TJ sees what the world doesn't. He knows what his flawed but loving father is, was and always will be - The Champ.