Champions

Champions (1984)

Genres - Biography, Drama, Romance  |   Release Date - Apr 20, 1984  |   Run Time - 106 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - PG
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Champions is a 1984 film based on the true story of jockey Bob Champion. It is directed by John Irvin, written by Evan Jones, and stars John Hurt, Edward Woodward and Jan Francis. The film is based on the true story of Bob Champion (portrayed by John Hurt), who was diagnosed with testicular cancer in 1979. After treatment with an operation to remove the diseased testicle and chemotherapy, Champion recovered and went on to win the 1981 Grand National steeple chase on his horse Aldaniti.

Movie Info

Box Office

$200,498

Tags

Champion, Horse, Horse Racing, Tale

Attributes

Subject: horse, horse racing

Alternate Titles

Bajnokok
HU
Campeones
PE
Champions
AU, DK, IN, GB, US
Enquanto Existir Esperança
BR
Mistrzowie
PL
Os Campeões
PT
Reto al destino
ES
Segraren
SE
Sein größter Sieg
DE
Taistelu huomisesta
FI
チャンピオンズ
JP