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Champion(1949)

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Brief Synopsis

An unscrupulous boxer claws his way to the top.

Cast & Crew

Mark Robson Director
Kirk Douglas Midge [Kelly]
Marilyn Maxwell Grace [Diamond]
Arthur Kennedy Connie [Kelly]
Paul Stewart [Tommy] Haley
Ruth Roman Emma [Bryce]
Lola Albright Palmer [Harris]
Luis Van Rooten [Jerome] Harris
Harry Shannon Lew [Bryce]
John Day [Johnny] Dunne
Esther Howard Mrs. Margaret Kelly
Polly Bergen Singer on radio and juke box
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 9 Apr 1949
Release Date:  1949 Production Date:  EB*; UCLA
16mm safety; 3 reels of 3 (ca. 4800 ft.)
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Screen Plays II Corp.
Duration(mins):  100 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,979    
Duration(reels):  11    

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  • Kirk is Magnificent

    PAG 2013-10-22

    Terrific, realistic film, with an absolutely stellar performance by Kirk Douglas. The man is truly mesmerizing here. Arthur Kennedy (an under-appreciated... MORE>