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Requiem for a heavyweight

Author: Rod SerlingRalph NelsonMartin ManulisJack PalanceKeenan WynnAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Rhino Home Video, 1993.
Series: Golden age of television.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A drama about a heavyweight fighter who, as a broken man at the end of his fighting career, reluctantly agrees upon the demand of his manager to surrender what is left of his pride and to participate in a fixed wrestling match.
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Genre/Form: Boxing television programs
Sports television programs
Televised plays
Live television programs
Drama
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Rod Serling; Ralph Nelson; Martin Manulis; Jack Palance; Keenan Wynn; Kim Hunter; Ed Wynn; Ned Glass; Stanley Adams; Maxie Rosenbloom; Harry Landers; Chas Herbert; Rhino Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1566051304 9781566051309
OCLC Number: 30447540
Notes: Hi-Fi.
"Original live television broadcast!"--Container.
An adaptation by Rod Serling from his television play shown on March 15, 1955 on the U.S. Steel Hour.
Released by Sonny Fox Productions in 1981 as a motion picture.
Credits: Editor, John K. Axness.
Cast: Jack Palance, Keenan Wynn, Kim Hunter, Ed Wynn, Ned Glass, Stanley Adams, Maxie Rosenbloom, Harry Landers, Edgar Stehil, Charles Herbert.
Target Audience: Not rated by MPAA.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 90 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Golden age of television.
Other Titles: Playhouse 90.
Responsibility: Sonny Fox Productions ; producer, Martin Manulis ; writer, Rod Serling ; director, Ralph Nelson.

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A drama about a heavyweight fighter who, as a broken man at the end of his fighting career, reluctantly agrees upon the demand of his manager to surrender what is left of his pride and to participate in a fixed wrestling match.

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