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Cinderella Man (2005) - Viewed 10/06/2015

Director: Ron Howard

Starring: Russell Crowe, Renée Zelweger, Paul Giamatti, Craig Bierko, Paddy Considine, Bruce McGill

Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport

Age Rating: 12A

Running Time: … 577 more words

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Stencil Art - James "Cinderella Man" Braddock

James J. Braddock, or “Cinderella Man”, born on the  7th of June, 1905, and died on the 29th of November, 1974, was an American Light heavyweight/Heavyweight boxer, who took the “Champion” title in 1935-1937, during The Great Depression. 46 more words

Who’s In Your Corner?

 
Who’s In Your Corner?

Angelo Dundee was in Muhammad Ali’s corner. He was in “Sugar” Ray Leonard’s Corner. He is famed for being the man who trained the man who called himself the “Greatest of All Times”; Muhammad Ali and five other champion boxers. 462 more words

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Cinderella Man is a fascinating and compelling portrait of James J. Braddock, a world champion boxer during the great depression played by Russell Crowe.  The film is a classic underdog story; Braddock, once a promising young star, has become a burnt out shell of the boxer he used to be, and eventually has his license revoked. 153 more words