The true story of Bob Champion, a British steeple chase jockey who, in the late 1970s, was diagnosed with cancer. Rather than succumb to the disease, however, Bob stages a miraculous recovery and goes on to win the 1981 Grand National steeple chase on the horse Aldaniti.


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Summary Details
DistributorAVCO Embassy Pictures
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39 theaters
Running Time1 hr 46 min
GenresBiography Drama Romance Sport
In Release256 days/36 weeks
Widest Release55 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Apr 20-2215$54,262-39-$1,391$54,2621
Apr 27-2918$82,229+51.5%55+16$1,495$174,4452