Body and Soul

(1947)

Overview

Charley Davis, against the wishes of his mother, becomes a boxer. As he becomes more successful the fighter becomes surrounded by shady characters, including an unethical promoter named Roberts, who tempt the man with a number of vices. Charley finds himself faced with increasingly difficult choices.

  1. Robert Rossen

    Director

  2. Abraham Polonsky

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. John Garfield

    John Garfield

    Charlie Davis

  2. Lilli Palmer

    Lilli Palmer

    Peg Born

  3. Hazel Brooks

    Hazel Brooks

    Alice

  4. Anne Revere

    Anne Revere

    Anna Davis

  5. William Conrad

    William Conrad

    Quinn

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Body and Soul
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Status Released

Release Information

  • November 9, 1947
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 44m

Budget -

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