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3.7
100 Ratings

The Champ

Directed by King Vidor
United States, 1931
Drama, Sport, Family

Synopsis

Dink Purcell loves his alcoholic father, ex-heavyweight champion Andy “Champ” Purcell, despite his frequent binges, his frequent gambling and their squalid living conditions.

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The Champ Directed by King Vidor

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1932 | 2 wins including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1932 | 2 nominations including: Best Picture

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