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The Joe Louis Story


[[Performer~P74336~Coley Wallace~coleywallace]] plays the title role in The Joe Louis Story. Told in flashback, the film recounts the pugilistic career of "the Brown Bomber" from the early 1930s to his misguided comeback attempt opposite [[Performer~P45344~Rocky Marciano~rockymarciano]] in 1951. The film's high point is [[Performer~P43390~Louis~joelouis]]' defeat of Germany's Max Schmeling; its low point (dramatically, not quality-wise) is the breakup of [[Performer~P43390~Louis~joelouis]]'s marriage...more