Taglines: He’s a boxer. She’s a knockout. Together, they score.
NA medical student decides to enter the world of boxing and dives into a life of superficial values and corruption in this remake of the 1947 classic.
Body and Soul is a 1981 film, written by and starring Leon Isaac Kennedy, and co-starring his then-wife Jayne Kennedy. Directed by George Bowers, it is a remake of the 1947 film, a story of corruption, violence and temptation between a boxer and a knockout.
Body and Soul (1981)
Directed by: George Bowers
Starring: Leon Isaac Kennedy, Jayne Kennedy, Perry Lang, Nikki Swasey Seaton, Michael V. Gazzo, Kim Hamilton, Gilbert Lewis
Screenplay by: Leon Isaac Kennedy, Abraham Polonsky
Cinematography by: James Forrest
Film Editing by: Samuel D. Pollard, Skip Schoolnik
Costume Design by: Celia
Art Direction by: Bob Ziembicki
Music by: Webster Lewis
Distributed by: Cannon Film Distributors
Release Date: October 9, 1981