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The Boxer

Un uomo dalla pelle dura

Directed by Franco Prosperi
Italy, 1972
Crime, Drama

Synopsis

Boxer Teddy Wilcox leaves his manager and relocates. He finds Nick, a manager/trainer. Before Wilcox’s first fight, Nick receives a threat — Wilcox loses, or Nick will die. Despite Nick’s efforts to sabotage the fight, Wilcox wins. Enraged, Wilcox orders Nick to keep away from him.

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The Boxer Directed by Franco Prosperi