Resurrecting the champ
Yari Film Group presents a Phoenix Pictures/Battleplan production ; produced by Brad Fischer ... [et al.] ; screen story by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie.
Erik Kernan is an up-and-coming sports reporter who rescues a homeless man only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect the Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family.
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HCPL Kingwood Branch
1 videodisc (111 min.) :
Based on the Los Angeles Times magazine article by J.R. Moehringer.