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Backwater choir singer, Daisy Mae Walker, leaves her small Texas town of Perryville and ventures into the big city to pursue her dreams of fame. While squaring off against legendary fighters, the champ struggled to overcome racial prejudice in the boxing world. Bar owner Big Jim Bottoms Spencer Williams has a running feud with a popular local preacher, whose sermons are rallying the townsfolk against him. Marshall Neilan, Arthur H.

With movie-star looks and fine acting, Jackie delivers his story with humility and grace in this unflinching look at a difficult and historic era in baseball and American history. He made history by becoming World Heavyweight Champion and defending his title for twelve years - longer than any fighter before or since. The record-breaking career of Joe Louis is packed with staggering triumphs, both in and out of the ring.

Reverend Jesse Hampton has a bone to pick with the management of Club Harlem, a wildly popular nightspot where drinking and dancing are the rule. Saunders accepts the additional burden with a love-filled heart.

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