About the film
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Release Date: December 17, 2010
|Slogan||:||«Every dream deserves a fighting chance.»|
|Director||:||David O. Russell|
|Producers||:||Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Darren Aronofsky, Sheila Jaffe, Mark Wahlberg, David Hoberman, Jeff G. Waxman, Ryan Kavanaugh, Tucker Tooley, Mark Kamine, Todd Lieberman, Dorothy Aufiero, Ken Halsband, Ken Halsband, Paul Tamasy, Eric Johnson, Keith Dorrington, Leslie Varrelman, Haley Sweet|
|Writers||:||Scott Silver, Paul Tamasy, Paul Tamasy, Eric Johnson, Eric Johnson, Keith Dorrington|
Boxer "Irish" Micky Ward's unlikely road to the world light welterweight title. His Rocky-like rise was shepherded by half-brother Dicky, a boxer-turned-trainer who rebounded in life after nearly being KO'd by drugs and crime.