- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 40 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: April 4, 2000
- Originally Released: 1997
- Label: Image Entertainment
- Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
- Packaging: Snap Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Edward James Olmos narrates this inspiring retrospective of Latin boxing greats Roberto Duran, Julio Cesar Chavez, Alexis Arguello, Carlos Ortiz, Kid Galivan, and Salvador Sanchez.
Description by Image Entertainment:
In life a man can be a hero, in the ring a legend..."The Latin Legends," hosted by Edward James Olmos, is an inspirational film about six of the greatest Latin boxers of our time. This film shows dazzling highlights from the spectacular careers of Roberto Duran, Julio Cesar Chavez, Alexis Arguello, Carlos Ortiz, Kid Gavilan and the late Salvador Sanchez. These true gladiators fought often and the many clips show their triumphs and occasional defeats. It is said that Latin men fight for God and country. These six men, who came from poverty, are seen as role models because they all stress the importance of hard work, clean living and respect for others. The story of struggle and triumph is an inspiration for the pursuit of our dreams.