Joe & Max DVD
Joe & MaxDVD
The year is 1936. America has fast become one of the worlds most powerful nations on the platform of freedom and equality for all people. On the other side of the Atlantic, Hitlers Third Reich is steadily taking hold, systematically setting the stage forAryan supremacy. Meanwhile, Joe Louis (Leonard Roberts, American Sniper) --an up-and-coming prizefighter from Harlem, New York -- fights for his slice of the American dream: to become boxings heavyweight champion. Standing in his way is German champ MaxSchmeling (Til Schweiger, Inglorious Basterds). Despite Schmelings liberal and pacifist views, he is heralded by the Nazis as the perfect specimen of the perfect race. The world watched as their bouts took on epic proportions, but outside of public view,they forged a friendship that would transcend enemy lines. Based on a true story, from the director of Hoop Dreams, JOE AND MAX is an action-packed drama with thrilling re-creations of the legendary matches that rocked the world!