About the film
based on novel or book sport bodybuilding gym
Release Date: April 23, 1976
|Slogan||:||«If you've got an appetite for life:»|
|Production Companies||:||United Artists, Outov Productions|
|Producers||:||Bob Rafelson, Harold Schneider|
|Writers||:||Charles Gaines, Bob Rafelson, Charles Gaines|
Stay Hungry is a 1976 dramatic comedy film by director Bob Rafelson from a screenplay by Charles Gaines. The story centers on a young Birmingham, Alabama, scion, played by Jeff Bridges, who gets involved in a shady real-estate deal. In order to close the deal, he needs to buy a gym building to complete a multi-parcel lot. When he visits the gym, however, he finds himself romantically interested in the receptionist (Sally Field) and drawn to the carefree lifestyle of the Austrian body builder "Joe Santo" (Arnold Schwarzenegger) who is training there for the Mr. Universe competition.