Flesh and Fury (1952)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Sports Drama  |   Run Time - 82 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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In this boxing drama, a deaf-mute prizefighter whose career is on the rise falls in love with a gold digging singer who only loves him for his potential earnings. He is also loved by a wholesome journalist who loves him for himself. It is she that helps him get the operation that restores his hearing. Unfortunately, upon finally figuring out that it is she who really loves him, the fighter again loses his hearing during a championship bout.

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boxing, champion, con/scam, conflict, dance [art], golddigger, handicap, hearing [sense], help, journalism, love, love-triangle, mercenary, mute, operation, prizefighter, social-commentary, songwriter, speech, sports, surgery, anger