The Great White Hype (1996)

Director
Reginald Hudlin

Main cast
Samuel L. Jackson; Jeff Goldblum; Peter Berg; Jon Lovitz; Jamie Foxx

Genres
Comedy, Drama

Description
When the champ's promoter, Rev. Sultan, decides something new is needed to boost the marketability of the boxing matches, he searches and finds the only man to ever beat the champ. The problem is that he isn't a boxer anymore and he's white. However, once Rev. Sultan convinces him to fight, he goes into heavy training while the confident champ takes it easy and falls out of shape.


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