"Mountain" McClintock is over the hill as a boxer, but his corrupt manager keeps putting him back in the ring.
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A remake of an episode from the U.S. television series Playhouse 90
(1956) (Requiem for a Heavyweight (1957)), broadcast live by the BBC in the U.K. Jack Palance
(the star of the original U.S. broadcast) was unavailable for this version, so a nationwide hunt was mounted to find a suitable replacement. The part eventually went to an unknown actor, Sir Sean Connery
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