Triumph Of The Spirit

  • 1989
  • Movie
  • R
  • Biography

Systematically stripped of human dignity, the prisoners of Auschwitz waged a minute-to-minute struggle for mere existence. TRIUMPH OF THE SPIRIT focuses one Auschwitz internee's fight within the larger fight, telling the story of real-life Greek boxer Salamo Arouch (Willem Dafoe), who was forced to battle for his life against other inmates in boxing matches...read more

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01:15 — True story of a Jewish-Greek boxer imprisoned at Auschwitz who was forced to participate in fights for the entertainment of his Nazi captors.

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  • Released: 1989
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Systematically stripped of human dignity, the prisoners of Auschwitz waged a minute-to-minute struggle for mere existence. TRIUMPH OF THE SPIRIT focuses one Auschwitz internee's fight within the larger fight, telling the story of real-life Greek boxer Sala… (more)

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