This is a fantastic movie to show students when teaching the Great Depression. It is based on a true story of a boxer who was at the top of his fame, physically and financially, then lost everything with the Stock Market Crash. The movie shows his struggle to work and survive during the Great Depression. This movie is great because it discusses the New Deal, FDR, Hoovervilles, Bread/soup lines, how families struggled and couldn't pay the bills. It is very powerful for students to watch. This movie guide is 55 questions and goes along with the movie to ensure that students pay attention throughout. This could be used for middle school or high school.