Film bertema olah raga biasanya memiliki formula tertentu yang amat sangat jarang tidak digunakan. Sang pahlawan terpuruk dan tentunya kemudian berupaya untuk bangkit kembali serta meraih kemenangan di akhir. 308 more words
Tags » Antoine Fuqua
Don’t call it a comeback.Director Antoine Fuqua’s film made $52.1M domestically after its original July 24 release. The reissue will put it on 300 screens around the country to allow for viewing by — in TWC’s words — “a more drama- and awards-focused fall audience.” 122 more words
Standard. So this is about hothead boxer Billy “The Great” Hope (Jake Gyllenhaal) who has it pretty good, but is getting up there in age. After a major tragedy, his entire life gets turned upside down in disarray, and he now has to start from the ground up all over again. 462 more words
Spoiler alert: if you want to milk this boxing drama for its every emotional punch, don’t watch the trailer.
Instead, here is all you need to know: Jake Gyllenhaal, long the beloved leading man of gritty directors who like their actors to lose weight/bulk up/ride with the LAPD in preparation for roles, has turned his considerable focus onto the art of boxing. 287 more words