Cinderella Man

The extraordinary true story of James Braddock who during the depression in the 1930’s made his massive comeback into boxing. A few years earlier Braddock was know worldwide as a professional boxer until the depression hit, which led he and his family into poverty. Along with wife Mae, James worked at the docks trying to make any money but with a broken wrist it becomes very hard for him to do anything useful. When James is offered a shot to get back into the game he takes it and works his way up the ladder to the world champion who has killed two people in the ring, against Mae’s wishes James takes the fight and it is either make or break for Braddock and his families future.

Director: Ron Howard

Actors: Russell Crowe, Rene Zellweger, Paul Giamatti, Bruce McGill, Craig Bierko, Paddy Considine, Connor Price

Year: 2005

Length: 144 Minutes

Classification: M15+ Moderate violence

Rating:★★★½☆

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