|The Last Gladiators – Trailer
Academy AwardÂ® winning Director Alex Gibney takes an unprecedented look at the National Hockey Leagueâs most feared enforcers and explores the career of Chris âKnucklesâ Nilan. The role was simple: protect their teammates no matter the cost. For Chris this meant a shattered body, addiction to drugs, and harming the people closest to him. But in the process, he won the love of hockeyâs holy city, Montreal, and helped theteam win the Stanley Cup. Through interviews with hockeyâs toughest guys, the film explores what it means to enforce the unspoken code of the NHL.