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189 Ratings

Pumping Iron

United States, 1977
Documentary, Sport


Amateur and professional bodybuilders prepare for the 1975 Mr. Olympia and Mr. Universe contests in this part-scripted, part-documentary film. Five-time champion Arnold Schwarzenegger defends his Mr. Olympia title against Serge Nubret and the shy young deaf Lou Ferrigno.

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Pumping Iron Directed by George Butler, Robert Fiore

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