An aspiring country/western singer, whose money is disappearing faster than his career opportunities, enters a "Tough Man" amateur boxing contest to earn some cash to pay his bills. Amazingly enough, he wins it, and is picked to go onto the national finals. He's torn between his first love, music, and the glitz, glamor and money of the "Tough Man" world.

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  1. John Leone


  2. Richard Fleischer


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  1. Dennis Quaid

    Dennis Quaid

    Art Long

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    Carlene Watkins

    Caroline Long

  3. Stan Shaw

    Stan Shaw

    P.T. (Paul Thomas) Coolidge

  4. Pam Grier

    Pam Grier


  5. Warren Oates

    Warren Oates

    James Neese

  6. Bruce McGill

    Bruce McGill

    Tony Fallon

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 46m

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Release Information

  • May 20, 1983
    PG, Theatrical



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