Down-on-his-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk goes under the glaring Las Vegas lights for all the boisterous action of the World Armwrestling Championships. An amiable underdog relying on his wits and will power, he struggles to rebuild his life, going after the World Armwrestling Championship's first-place prize money, and the love of the son he abandoned years earlier.
Arm wrestling -- Fiction.
Custody of children -- Fiction.
Fathers and sons -- Fiction.
Truck drivers -- Fiction.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Cannon Films, production company.
Cannon International, production company.
Conway, Gary, 1936- screenwriter.
Engelbach, David C., screenwriter.
Golan, Menahem, 1929-2014, film director, film producer.
Loggia, Robert, actor.
Silliphant, Stirling, 1918-1996, screenwriter.
Stallone, Sylvester, actor, screenwriter.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.