The Joe Louis Story

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The Joe Louis Story
Poster of the movie The Joe Louis Story.jpg
Directed by Robert Gordon
Produced by Stirling Silliphant
Written by Robert Sylvester
Starring Coley Wallace
Hilda Silmms
Paul Stewart
Music by George Bassman
Cinematography Joseph C. Brun
Edited by Dave Kummins
Walter P. Chrysler Jr.
Distributed by United Artists
Release date
  • September 18, 1953 (1953-09-18) (United States)
Running time
88 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Joe Louis Story is a 1953 film noir drama sport film directed by Robert Gordon starring Coley Wallace, Hilda Silmms and Paul Stewart.[1]


Biographical film about the story of boxer Joe Louis and his rise from poverty to becoming heavyweight champion of the world.




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