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Champ (Character)
from The Champ (1931/I)

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The Champ -- This original father-son tale remains one of the all-time great tearjerkers. Wallace Beery plays the washed-up prizefightermaking a ring comeback to provide for his son.
The Champ -- Trailer for this drama directed by King Vidor

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In 2015, Andy Purcell (The Champ) was inducted into... See more »
Alternate Names:
Andy Purcell / Billy


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  1. The Champ (1979) Played by Jon Voight (as Billy)

  2. The Champ (1931/I) Played by Wallace Beery (as Andy Purcell)

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From The Champ (1979)
[Billy just sees Annie after 7 years]
Billy: You know what I told him? I told him that you died, that you were killed in a car wreck. That you were a tramp and we're better off without you. You're dead! Do you understand that? You're dead! The kid's got no mother!
Annie: I am his mother.
Billy: You're dead! He's got no mother!
Annie: I'm here, I am his mother.
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