Release Date: August 6th, 1995
DVD Release Date: October 23rd, 2007
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min
In this stirring biographical drama, young Native American Jim Thorpe (Burt Lancaster) pursues his dreams of athletic stardom. Mentored by a devoted coach (Charles Bickford), Thorpe succeeds at track before becoming a renowned football hero and an Olympic athlete. While remarkably accomplished on the field, Thorpe faces obstacles in his pursuit of becoming a professional coach, and also finds challenges in his love life, with its disappointments and heartaches that he must struggle to overcome.
Director: Michael Curtiz
Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts