The Hustler of Muscle Beach


2h 1980

Brief Synopsis

The world of bodybuilding is the backdrop for director Jonathan Kaplan's comedy-drama of a sharp operator from New York who goes west and sees his shot at success promoting a world-class contest among muscle men and iron pumpers. Several bodybuilding superstars, including Franco Columbu and Todd Nas

Film Details

Also Known As
Hustler of Muscle Beach
Release Date
1980
Location
Venice, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

The world of bodybuilding is the backdrop for director Jonathan Kaplan's comedy-drama of a sharp operator from New York who goes west and sees his shot at success promoting a world-class contest among muscle men and iron pumpers. Several bodybuilding superstars, including Franco Columbu and Todd Nash gave the plot added authenticity, as did the filming location of Venice, California.

Film Details

Also Known As
Hustler of Muscle Beach
Release Date
1980
Location
Venice, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States May 16, 1980