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[[Performer~P292474~Kwak Kyung-taek~kwakkyungtaek]]'s Champion is a biopic of Korean boxer Kim Deuk-gu. The film opens at Kim's fateful final fight against [[Performer~P44967~Ray Mancini~raymancini]], but almost immediately flashes back to Kim's difficult childhood. As he goes from one menial job to another, Kim learns how to fight. He strikes up a relationship with Lee Kyeong-mi ([[Performer~P342590~Chae Min-seo~chaeminseo]]), but her father does not want his daughter involved with a boxer. Kim falls...more

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