Tender Hearted Tiger: Max Baer (Updated over a year ago)
KPIX-TV documentary film from 1964, about the life and career of one-time Heavyweight boxing champion of the world Max Baer. Features interviews with: Mary Ellen Baer; Max Baer, Jr; Ancil Hoffman; Dave Hope; Buddy Baer and Jack Dempsey. Also includes brief views of Baer's fights with Max Schmeling, Jim Braddock and Joe Louis and scenes from Baer's publicity campaign for a fight with Tony Galento in 1940. This documentary was written and produced by Caryl Coleman and directed by Dick Williams.
Tags: ancil hoffman, buddy baer, caryl coleman, dave hope, dick williams, jack dempsey, james baer, jim braddock, joe louis, jr, mary ellen baer, maudie baer, max baer, max schmeling, tony galento, v63839-1
Added to San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive on September 22, 2011.
- Type of material: documentary film
- Duration: 25:15
- Rights for this video belong to: CBS5 KPIX-TV
- Recording medium: 16mm b&w optical sound film
- Date aired: 1964
- Originally aired on: KPIX Public Affairs