Release dateOctober 9, 1981 (1981-10-09) WriterLeon Isaac Kennedy (screenplay), Abraham Polonsky (suggested by the original screenplay by) AwardsNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture CastLeon Isaac Kennedy (Leon Johnson), Muhammad Ali (Himself), Jayne Kennedy (Julie Winters), Jayne Kennedy (Charles Golphin), Peter Lawford (Big Man) Similar moviesStrength and Honour (2007)
TaglineHe's a boxer. She's a knockout. Together, they score.
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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.