With his lockjaw voice and nose for journalistic stunts, George Plimpton was a WASP daredevil. He took snaps as QB for the Detroit Lions, got his nose bloodied boxing Archie Moore, sat in with the New York Philharmonic, and then recounted his feats in impeccable prose. Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself is a remarkable doc about a life well lived. A
PLIMPTON AIN'T EASY This documentary about George Plimpton is a fantastic watch
Genre: Documentary; Starring: George Plimpton; Director: Tom Bean, Luke Poling; Runtime (in minutes): 87; MPAA Rating: Unrated; Distributor: Laemmle/Zeller Films
Posted June 26 2013 — 12:00 AM EDT
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