PG-13 | | Drama, Sport
A determined woman works with a hardened boxing trainer to become a professional.
Prepping and shooting of the film was so quick, that Clint Eastwood basically kept the same crew as he used on Mystic River (2003) the year before.
Eddie Scrap-Iron Dupris:
Only ever met one man I wouldn't wanna fight. When I met him he was already the best cut man in the business. Started training and managing in the sixties, but never lost his gift.
When Frankie is training Willy in the ring, Maggie walks in to begin training. She is carrying a new, expensive Ogio gym bag even though she's supposed to be so poor she has to scrape change together to buy a speed bag.
There are no opening credits after the title is shown.
$179,953 (USA) (19 December 2004)
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