Dreaming of success as a country musician, but lacking the money to pay the bills and provide for his wife and son, a desperate Art Long (Dennis Quaid) enters an amateur "Strong Man" boxing contest with a big money prize. But when he unexpectedly wins and goes on to the finals, Art becomes torn between his desire to write songs and his newfound fame as a pugilist. With Carlene Watkins, Stan Shaw, Pam Grier. 106 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.