R | | Drama, Sport
A faded professional wrestler must retire, but finds his quest for a new life outside the ring a dispiriting struggle.
The film reportedly moved wrestler Roddy Piper so much, he broke down and cried after a screening.
Randy 'The Ram' Robinson:
When you live hard and you play hard and burn the candle at both ends... in this life, you can lose everything you love, everything that loves you. Alot of people told me that I'd never wrestle again, they said "he's washed up", "he's finished" , "...
When the neighbor boy is telling Randy about Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (2007), he says that it is set in Iraq. While Iraq is not specified as a location in the game, one of the four Call Of Duty 4 locations IS an unnamed country in the Middle East (the other three locales are Azerbaijan, Russia, and Prypiat, Ukraine) and given world events at the time the movie was made, the kid's assumption is plausible.
$202,714 21 December 2008