PG-13 | | Drama, Sport
A determined woman works with a hardened boxing trainer to become a professional.
Hilary Swank engaged with her character Maggie easily as her upbringing was very similar.
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 introduces Maggie to one of the managers at the gym, movie lights can be seen reflected in the sunglasses hanging on his shirt.
The Warner Brothers logo is the classic shield version, shown in a color palette (mainly black and white, with a dark green tint) matching the "feel" of the movie, and is static instead of the modern 3D animated sequence.
$179,953 (USA) (19 December 2004)