Body and Soul


2h 2m 1982

Brief Synopsis

Leon is a studying to become a doctor, and boxes in the Golden Glove for fun. But when his younger sister needs expensive medical treatments immediately, Leon decides to put aside his medical studies ang go after the boxing title for the prize money. Leon becomes the champ, and by indulging in all of the shallow temptations that come with his sucess, he alienates everyone he loves and loses all that he once cared about. Eventually realizes his mistakes and hopes it is not too late to redeem himself.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Sports
Release Date
1982

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 2m

Synopsis

Leon is a studying to become a doctor, and boxes in the Golden Glove for fun. But when his younger sister needs expensive medical treatments immediately, Leon decides to put aside his medical studies ang go after the boxing title for the prize money. Leon becomes the champ, and by indulging in all of the shallow temptations that come with his sucess, he alienates everyone he loves and loses all that he once cared about. Eventually realizes his mistakes and hopes it is not too late to redeem himself.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Sports
Release Date
1982

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 2m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1982

Remake of "Body and Soul" (1947) directed by Robert Rossen.

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1982