The inspirational story of Bob Champion is told in this uplifting biopic that stars John Hurt as the famed British jockey. Upon discovering that he has cancer during a vacation in Kentucky, he is forced to endure painful chemotherapy. But when his disease goes into remission, he becomes determined to participate in the prestigious Grand National Steeplechase race--living up to his name in the process. With Edward Woodward, Ann Bell. 114 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.
- John Irvin, Arthur Wooster
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: John Hurt, Edward Woodward, Ben Johnson, Jan Francis, Peter Barkworth, Ann Bell, Judy Parfitt, Alison Steadman, Kirstie Alley, Michael Byrne, Carolyn Pickles, Fiona Victory, Mark Burns, Richard Leech, Frank Mills, Jonathan Newth, Hubert Rees, John Woodnutt, Julie Adams, Richard Adams, Glynn Edwards, Andrew Wilde, Edwin Richfield, Mark Lambert, Leonard Trolley, John Burke