Cinderella Man (2005)

PG-13  |   |  Biography, Drama, Sport

Cinderella Man (2005) Poster

The story of James Braddock, a supposedly washed-up boxer who came back to become a champion and an inspiration in the 1930s.



  • Craig Bierko and Fulvio Cecere in Cinderella Man (2005)
  • Richard Bachynsky Hoover in Cinderella Man (2005)
  • Russell Crowe in Cinderella Man (2005)
  • Akiva Goldsman at an event for Cinderella Man (2005)
  • Anne Hathaway at an event for Cinderella Man (2005)
  • Anne Hathaway at an event for Cinderella Man (2005)

See all photos

Did You Know?


Professional boxers played Jimmy Braddock's opponents. They were told to land their blows as close to Russell Crowe's body as possible. Unfortunately, they sometimes couldn't pull back in time and ended up injuring Crowe.


Joe Gould: Attaboy! Keep him busy!


Jimmy Braddock passes a movie poster for the film S.O.S. Iceberg, misspelled "Iceburg."

Crazy Credits

Before the title appears the following: "In all the history of the boxing game, you'll find no human interest story to compare with the life narrative of James J. Braddock." - Damon Runyon (1936)


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Biography | Drama | Sport

More Like This

  • Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

    Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

  • 3:10 to Yuma

    3:10 to Yuma

  • The Insider

    The Insider

  • American Gangster

    American Gangster

  • The Fighter

    The Fighter

  • Robin Hood

    Robin Hood

  • The Next Three Days

    The Next Three Days

  • Road to Perdition

    Road to Perdition

  • The Aviator

    The Aviator

  • Body of Lies

    Body of Lies

  • Proof of Life

    Proof of Life

  • Blood Diamond

    Blood Diamond

More To Explore

Search on

Watch the Latest Episode of "The IMDb Show"

Adria Arjona goes head-to-head with massive monsters in Pacific Rim Uprising, and John Boyega and Scott Eastwood face off in our Robot Battle Bracket.

Watch the show

Featured on IMDb

Dive deep into everything about the 2018 Oscars, superhero movies and TV series, IMDb Picks, and more.

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet