About

The true story of boxer, Jim Braddock who, in the 1920’s after his retirement, has a surprise comeback in order to get him and his family out of a socially poor state.

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Directed by

Ron Howard

Written by

Cliff Hollingsworth (Screenplay)
Akiva Goldsman (Screenplay)

Runtime

144 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

One man's extraordinary fight to save the family he loved.

Cast

Keywords

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Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role Paul Giamatti

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Film Editing Daniel P. Hanley Mike Hill

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Makeup