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. Written by
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If you can't find the perfect contender....make one.
Did You Know?
Game of Thrones and X-Men: Days of Future Past actor Peter Dinklage
can be seen towards the end of the film as a leprechaun accompanying Conklin to the ring. See more
When Roper is watching the soap opera, and throws the ring away to watch his entourage chase it, it clearly falls out of the box as it skips on the floor. Yet, when Rollo puts it on, before Roper takes it, he takes it out of the box. See more
I can't make caviar out of fish eggs!
While walking back to dressing room after fight, Conklin is followed by two little people from his entourage. See more
I've Got You Under My Skin
Performed by Lou Rawls
and Biz Markie
Written by Cole Porter
Arranged and Produced by Marcus Miller See more