Shirley Muldowney is determined to be a top-fuel drag racer, although no woman has ever raced them before. Despite the high risks of this kind of racing and the burden it places on her family life, she perseveres in her dream. Written by
She did something, women were forbidden to do and, become a World Champion.
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Actor Charles Haid was originally cast as Connie Kalitta and filmed for several days before being fired for being difficult. He was replaced by Beau Bridges. See more
Set in 1977, Shirley's crew drives a 1983 Dodge Ram. See more
[after being slapped, by Shirley
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Born to Win
Music & Lyrics by Tom Snow
Performed by Jill Michaels
Scotti Brothers Records See more