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John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs

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78 Minutes

Overview:


John G. Avildsen's films inspired millions of underdogs and shaped popular culture for decades, yet most people don't even know his name. Discover the unknown legend behind Rocky and The Karate Kid in this official biography about a prolific filmmaker who directed seven actors to Academy Award nominations and earned his own Oscar for Best Director.

Cast:

Burt Reynolds
Carl Weathers
Jerry Weintraub
John G. Avildsen
Kevin Connolly
Luke Perry
Martin Scorsese
Ralph Macchio
Sylvester Stallone
Talia Shire
William Zabka

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Documentary

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