Rank: 53/100 in Top Movie 1979 – The Champ: The most poignant love-triangle of all – a father, his son, and the woman who came between them.

Movie Synopsis:
The more you love, the harder you fight.The world looks at Billy Flynn and sees a has-been who seemingly never was, an ex-boxing champion slammed to the mat years ago by booze and gambling. But Billy’s son TJ sees what the world doesn’t. He knows his flawed but loving father is, was and always will be The Champ.

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: The Champ
  • Original Language: en
  • Release Date: 1979-07-10
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie
  • Category 2 (Genres): Drama Movie, Family Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1979
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Production Countries: United States of America
  • Budget: $0.00
  • Revenue: $0.00
  • Running Time: 121 minutes
  • Director: Franco Zeffirelli
  • Actors: Jon Voight, Faye Dunaway, Ricky Schroder, Jack Warden, Arthur Hill
  • YB100 views Counts: 39
  • YB100 Likes: 3
  • Popularity: 6.485
  • Vote Count: 78
  • Vote Average: 6.8

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