Body and Soul | 1947

Sports
When amateur boxer Charley Davis wins his first big match, he attracts the interest of small-time promoter Quinn. After Davis' father is accidentally killed, Davis throws himself into his new career despite the protests ...more
Director: Robert Rossen
Awards: 2 Oscar wins. Another 2 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Charlie Davis

Actor

... Peg Born

Actor

... Anna Davis

Actor

... Quinn

Actor

... Shorty Polaski

Actor

... Ben Chaplin

Actor

... Roberts

Actor

... Mr David Davis

Actor

... Alice

Actor

... Arnold

Actor

... Irma

Actor

... Drummer

Actor

Company

Enterprise Productions

Production Company

Synopsis

When amateur boxer Charley Davis wins his first big match, he attracts the interest of small-time promoter Quinn. After Davis' father is accidentally killed, Davis throws himself into his new career despite the protests of his mother. A natural, Davis quickly climbs the boxing ladder where he eventually meets opportunistic promoter Roberts, who introduces him to some unsavory elements.

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