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.
Tagline:Every dream deserves a fighting chance.
Director:David O. Russell
Cast:Al Conti, Alex East, Alicia Love, Alison Folland, Amy Adams, Anastasia Sanidopoulos Mousis, Anthony ‘Ace’ Thomas, Anthony Molinari, Bianca Hunter, Bonnie Aarons, Brian Christensen, Briggon Snow, Brina, Caitlin Dwyer, Chanty Sok, Charlie Alejandro, Christian Bale, Conan Marchi, Dale Place, Dan Marshall, Dendrie Taylor, Dennis Jay Funny, Dennis Lauricella, Dicky Eklund Jr., Emanuel Steward, Eric Weinstein, Erica McDermott, Frank Renzulli, George Foreman, Ger Duany, Gino Cafarelli, Henry Penzi, Hunter Wilichoski, Jack McGee, Jackson Nicoll, Jeff Martineau, Jeffrey Corazzini, Jen Weissenberg, Jenna Lamia, Jeremiah Kissel, Jerrell Lee Wesley, Jim Lampley, Joe Siriani, John Franchi, Joseph Basile, Joseph Oliveira, Kim Carrell, Kimko, Larry Merchant, London Hall, Luisa Diaz, Mark Wahlberg, Matthew Muzio, Melissa Leo, Melissa McMeekin, Michael Buffer, Mickey O’Keefe, Paul Campbell, Peter “Sugarfoot” Cunningham, Ron Shimshilashvili, Ross Bickell, Roy Jones Jr., Sean Malone, Shawn Doherty, Sugar Ray Leonard, Susan Farese, Ted Arcidi, Thomas Benton, Thomas Olson, Walter Driscoll