Requiem for a Heavyweight (1962)

Oct 16, 1962 | Drama, General Film, Sports

Director: Ralph Nelson

Writer(s): Rod Serling

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Jackie Gleason, Mickey Rooney, Julie Harris, Stanley Adams, Madame Spivy, Val Avery, Herbie Faye, Jack Dempsey, Barney Ross, Alex Miteff, Rory Calhoun, Muhammad Ali, Gus Lesnevich, Willie Pep, Steve Belloise, J.J. Ballargeon, Paoli Rossi, Michael Conrad, Abe Simon, Stan Ross, Lou Gilbert, Al Bain, William ‘Haystacks’ Calhoun, Nancy Cushman, Sig Frohlich, John Indrisano, Arthur Mercante, Angelo Rossitto, David Susskind

Synopsis: A washed-up prizefighter tries to free himself from his ruthless promoters to build a new life.

Release Date: October 16, 1962 (USA) | Length: 95 min | Genre: Drama, Sport | MPAA Rating: NR