Curated Movies Categorized By Disability, Disorder, Disease And Other Human Challenges

The Champ

The Champ

The Champ

(1979)
PG Drama , Romance , Sport
Alcoholism Single Parenting Divorce
Running time: 121 min
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 4 nominations.





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Billy Flynn, a former boxing champion, is now an alcoholic horse trainer who makes just enough money to raise his boy T.J., who he has custody of after his wife, Annie, left him seven years ago. T.J. worships his father who is now working on his come-back in order to give his boy a better future. Then everything changes when his mother returns.

Director : Franco Zeffirelli
Cast : Jon Voight, Faye Dunaway, Ricky Schroder, Jack Warden
Writer : Frances Marion (story), Walter Newman
Language : English

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