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Saturday, January 19, 2013

The Great White Hype (1996)


When interest in boxing wanes, Reverend Fred Sultan (Samuel L. Jackson), an outrageous, unscrupulous boxing promoter, brings back the only man (Peter Berg) ever to beat the current heavyweight champ (Damon Waynes) as an amateur. Hyped to the hilt, the Reverend sets up the impending battle as the fight of the century.