The Great White Hope

Starring: James Earl Jones Director: Martin Ritt  Rated: PG-13: Parents Strongly Cautioned for Children Under 13
The Great White Hope
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Item:  FOX 2220467D

DVD Features:

  • Rated: PG-13
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 43 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1970
  • Label: 20th Century Fox
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33

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Plot Synopsis:

The first black heavyweight boxing champion of the world is a man who bows before no man, and fights against adversaries who plot to ruin his career.

Plot Keywords:

Boxers | Race Relations | Romance | Theatrical Release

Production Notes:

  • Jack Johnson became the heavyweight champion of the world in 1908. He defeated the real "Great White Hope," Jim Jeffries, on July 4, 1910. Johnson was rumored to have thrown the only fight that he lost, which, as in the film, took place in Cuba.

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  • Sales Rank: 71,937
  • UPC: 024543104667
  • Shipping Weight: 0.23/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

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