Power


2h 1980

Brief Synopsis

Loosely based on the life of Jimmy Hoffa, this four-hour movie traces the rise of Tommy Vanda (played by Joe Don Baker) from Chicago dock worker to influential labor leader who, like Hoffa, eventually finds himself behind bars in a federal prison and later, not long after his parole, and again like

Film Details

Release Date
1980

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Loosely based on the life of Jimmy Hoffa, this four-hour movie traces the rise of Tommy Vanda (played by Joe Don Baker) from Chicago dock worker to influential labor leader who, like Hoffa, eventually finds himself behind bars in a federal prison and later, not long after his parole, and again like Hoffa, is taken for a ride, never to be seen again. Emmy Award nomination: film sound editors.

Film Details

Release Date
1980

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States January 14, 1980

Aired in United States January 15, 1980

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