PG | | Biography, Drama, Romance
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 ... See full summary »
Glyn Edwards played a character called Monty but his part was cut.
You can't blame me, Governor, the horse isn't right...
Josh Gifford: The horse isn't right. There we go again! The vet says there's nothing wrong with him!
Bob Champion: The vet didn't ride him...
Josh Gifford: The vet could have bloody won on him! It doesn't look like you're going to make ...
At the start of the film, Bob Champion and Aldaniti are seen winning a race at Chepstow racecourse. Aldaniti never raced at Chepstow.
$54,262 (USA) (22 April 1984)
$174,445 (USA) (29 April 1984)
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