• Publication date: May 12, 2012

Against All Odds

A gangster hires an ex-football player to find his girlfriend. When he finds her, they fall in love, and the twists start to appear.

  • Publication date: May 12, 2012

Against All Odds

Program data

Duration: 115

Production Year: 1984

MBC Max:

May 20, 2012 02:30 (KSA) ~ May 20, 2012 01:30 (CLT)

Terry Brogan, an aging football player in L.A., is cut early in the season; he needs money.

So Terry he takes a job from a shady friend of his, Jake Wise, to track down Wise's girlfriend, Jessie, who's somewhere in Mexico.

She's also the daughter of a very wealthy land developer, who owns Terry's team.

He heads for Cozumel, finds Jessie, and promptly falls in love with her.

He thinks it's mutual, then without warning, she heads back to L.A. and Jake.

What's going on with her, and what's the connection between Jake's hold on Jessie?


  • Rachel Ward
  • Jeff Bridges
  • James Woods
  • Alex Karras
  • Jane Greer

Directed by: Taylor Hackford