PG | | Drama
Three Italian-American brothers, living in the slums of 1940's New York City, try to help each other with one's wrestling career using one brother's promotional skills and another brother's con-artist tactics to thwart a sleazy manager.
After this movie, all the other movies directed by Sylvester Stallone would be sequels of other movies until The Expendables (2010). This is also the only movie he directed that isn't part of a series.
That guy's too stupid to be scared. He's a primitive.
When Cosmo talks with Annie for the first time on the street, a 1970s station wagon passes by in the background.
Opening credits use the 1940s Universal logo.
All UK versions are cut by 42 secs by the BBFC to remove shots of a tethered and gagged monkey in Cosmo's closet.