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A Fighting Man (2014)

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An aging fighter (Dominic Purcell) in search of redemption steps into the ring with a hungry young pugilist (Izaak Smith) with something to prove in this boxing drama featuring James Caan ... See full summary »

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Damian Lee

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Damian Lee
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dominic Purcell ... Sailor O'Connor
Kim Coates ... Father Brennan
Louis Gossett Jr. ... Cubby
Adam Beach ... Fast Eddie
Michael Ironside ... Max Wynn
Izaak Smith ... King Soloman
Jenessa Grant ... Peg
Sheila McCarthy ... Rose O'Connor
Freddie Roach ... Himself
Famke Janssen ... Diane Schuler
James Caan ... Brother Albright
Gord Apolloni Gord Apolloni ... Monavan Ref
Arlene Duncan Arlene Duncan ... Mary
Steven Pigozzo ... Lacker
Emma Campbell ... Joyce
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An aging fighter (Dominic Purcell) in search of redemption steps into the ring with a hungry young pugilist (Izaak Smith) with something to prove in this boxing drama featuring James Caan and Louis Gossett, Jr. co-star in a film featuring Famke Janssen, Kim Coates, Adam Beach, Sheila McCarthy, and Michael Ironside. Written by Jiilo_Kim

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Drama | Sport

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Rated R for bloody sports images and language including sexual references | See all certifications »

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 April 2014 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Az örök harcos See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Very original
27 February 2015 | by athena-no-saintoSee all my reviews

Great boxing drama which through a very original script and editing recreates a boxing match in which between rounds and through long flashbacks we find out the reasons why boxers are fighting in that fight.

One of the great virtues of the film is it's originality in the way that tells the story, not resembling to any other movie of the genre, being the less important of the film the boxing match and focusing more in the human drama that both fighters are going through Damian Lee, director and screenwriter of the film achieved in a outstanding way to keep you interested until the ending of the story.

The film is starring by a great Dominic Purcell who lead a cast with some established names such as James Caan , Louis Gosset JR and Famke Jamssen who also displays a very nice performance.

There is a brief a appearance of Freddie Roach that boxing fans will probably enjoy Highly recommended


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