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Main Event, The(1979)

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Brief Synopsis

Hillary Kramer, a wealthy perfume executive awakes one morning to find that her accountant has robbed her blind and escaped to South America. While going through what's left of her remaining assets she finds Kid Natural, a boxer she purchased as a tax write off years earlier. She decides to take Kid, who hasn't been in the ring for years, and use him as her key to riches. Kid thinks that this will only get him killed and resists.

Cast & Crew

Howard Zieff Director
Barbra Streisand Hillary Kramer
Ryan O'Neal Eddie "Kid Natural" Scanlon
Paul Sand David
Whitman Mayo Percy Washington
Patti D'Arbanville Donna Washington
Richard Lawson Hector Mantilla
James Gregory Leo Gough
Richard Altman Tour Guide
Joe Amsler Stunt Double Kid
Seth Banks Newsman
Lee Harman Newsman
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MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1979 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Stereo Production Co:  .....Production Company, Barwood Films .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Warner Bros. Pictures .....Studio, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group .....Video Distributor, Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Columbia-Emi-Warner .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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