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The Fighter

Inspired by the true story of Dicky Eklund, a famous boxer, who achieves many champions throughout his life, this movie follows the struggles of Micky Ward, the younger brother of Dicky, who has to train hard, in order to achieve champions such as his brother did before, by receiving help and advice from him.
Keywords:  #Amy Adams #Christian Bale #David O. Russell #Mark Wahlberg #The Fighter
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Denver Post
December 17, 2010
The Fighter is so muscularly and tenderly good because it trains its eye on the matches that take place between kin.
Big Hollywood
June 30, 2013
Driven by great performances and great characters, this drama is a must-see.
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Critic's Notebook
October 07, 2015
But while this was amusing in a comedic or satiric context, it backfires in a dramatic narrative in which the protagonist should warrant our sympathies.
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Globe and Mail
December 17, 2010
Makes too many concessions to the Hollywood judges, pulls too many punches.
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We Got This Covered
August 11, 2013
Superb performances and a well told story make The Fighter one of the year's best films.
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Christian Science Monitor
December 17, 2010
Only Amy Adams, playing Micky's tough-tender girlfriend Charlene, manages to be convincingly working-class without seeming either dopey or rabid or strung-out.
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The Improper Bostonian
May 09, 2015
Blue-collar Bostonian has replaced Southern redneck as Hollywood's white-trash signifier of choice.
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Richard Roeper.com
December 17, 2010
A great boxing movie, a great film about family. Gritty, thrilling, inspirational. Deserves multiple Oscar nominations.
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Detroit News
December 17, 2010
It's audacious, it's fun, it's rowdy, and it's just twisted enough to always be interesting. Beyond that, it's one of the year's best acting showcases and likely to grab multiple Oscar nominations.
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Tribune News Service
January 16, 2013
Acting for the silver screen doesn't get more raw, moving or accomplished than what you see in "The Fighter," that rare film in which every performer in it leaves the viewer in awe.
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The Patriot Ledger
July 19, 2015
Russell walks a narrow line between laughing with the family and laughing at them, but the film never crosses over into parody.
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Time Out
February 02, 2011
A flawed, frequently ludicrous but overwhelmingly likeable film, old-school to the core and none the worse for it.
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Annabelle: Creation
IMDb: 7
109 min
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...