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Champions (1984)

Director: John Irvin     Starring: John Hurt Ben Johnson Edward Woodward
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Format: DVD
Sku: 204238615
UPC: 012236212874
UPC 14: 00012236212874
Category Keywords: Tear Jerker  Theatrical Release
Rating: Game Rating Code
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The true story of bob champion, a british steeple chase jockey who, in the late 1970s, was diagnosed with cancer. Rather than succumb to the disease, however, bob stages a miraculous recovery and goes on to win the 1981 grand national steeple chase on the horse aldaniti
Editor's Note
A talented young jockey who dreams of winning the grand national steeplechase is stricken with cancer at the age of 31. His struggle back to health is a moving testament to the power of the human spirit. Based on the life of Bob Champion.
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Release Information
Video Mfg Name Studio: Lions Gate
Video Release Date Release Date: 5/13/2008
Video Play Time Running Time: 106 minutes
Video Release Year Original Release Date: 1984
Video CategoryId Catalog ID: 21287
Video UPC UPC: 00012236212874
Video Number of Discs Number of Discs: 1

Audio & Video
Video Original Language Original Language: English
Video Audio Spec Available Audio Tracks: English
Video Color Spec Video: Color
Cast & Crew
Video Cast Info John Hurt
Video Cast Info Ben Johnson
Video Cast Info Edward Woodward
Video Cast Info Jan Francis - Featured
Video Cast Info John Irvin - Director

Professional Reviews

Variety
"...A genuinely stirring and heroic [story]....John Hurt does a first-rate job in the leading role..." 01/18/1984
Product Attributes
Product attributeActor:   Hurt,John
Product attributeLabel:   Lions Gate Home Entertainment
Product attributeMusic Format:   DVD
Product attributeVideo Format:   DVD
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