The Main Event

Director: Howard Zieff

Writer(s): Gail Parent, Andrew Smith

Starring: Barbra Streisand, Ryan O’Neal, Paul Sand, Whitman Mayo, Ernie Hudson, Richard Lawson, Badja Djola, Alvin Childress, Art Evans, Maurice Sneed

Synopsis: Hillary Kramer, successful Perfume magnate awakes one morning to find that her accountant has robbed her blind and left for South America. Going through all of her remaining assets she finds a boxer, purchased as a tax write off. She decides to take Kid Natural, (Eddie Scanlon) who is much more at home giving driving lessons, into the ring and use him as her key to riches. Eddie thinks this will only get him killed and resists.

Release Date: June 22, 1979 (USA) | Length: 112 min | Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport | MPAA Rating: PG

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