Flesh (1932)

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Wrestling drama. American Laura Nash is released from German prison, but she cannot afford to pay for the release of her lover, Nicky. Laura is cared for by waiter and wrestling champion Polikai, who falls in love with her. She is fond of Polikai but still in love with Nicky. Polikai arranges for his release, but Nicky returns to America when Laura tells him she is pregnant. Laura marries Polikai, and they go to America where Polikai hopes to win the world wrestling championship. They run into Nicky, who arranges some crooked matches for Polikai, who has begun to drink. Nicky beats Laura, and she persuades Polikai to take part in the crooked matches. Polikai sees Nicky beating Laura and strangles him. He goes on to win the wresting match and be arrested for the murder of Nicky.

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