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Joe and Max

PG-13| 1 hr. 54 min.

Plot Summary
This docudrama explores the unusual friendship between African-American boxer Joe Louis (Leonard Roberts) and German pugilist Max Schmeling (Til Schweiger). They first clash in the ring in 1936, a bout that ends in a Schmeling knock-out victory. Two years later, Louis returns the favor. After the end of World War II, Schmeling learns that Louis is in financial straits and seeks out his onetime rival -- igniting a friendship that will last their entire lives.

Cast: Leonard Roberts , Til Schweiger , David Paymer , Richard Roundtree , Peta Wilson , Bruce Weitz , Siena Goines , John Toles-Bey

Director: Steve James

Genres: Docudrama, Biography

Joe and Max (2002)

Release Date: January 1st, 2002|1 hr. 54 min.

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