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Pumping Iron (1977)

PG
86 min | Documentary, Sport

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Lou Ferrigno face off in a no-holds-barred competition for the title of Mr. Olympia in this critically-acclaimed film that made Schwarzenegger a household name.
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Charles Gaines (book "Pumping Iron") | George Butler (book "Pumping Iron") (conception)
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Updated Jan 18, 1977

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Jan 18, 1977 (United States)
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Lou Ferrigno
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Matty Ferrigno
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Mike Katz
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Franco Columbu
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Frank Zane
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Roger Callard
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Ratings Breakdown

7.4 / 10 | 20,462 votes