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Metascore
69

Generally favorable reviews - based on 40 Critics

User Score
8.1

Universal acclaim- based on 252 Ratings

Summary: In the middle of the Great Depression, when an America in the grips of a devastating economic downturn was nearly brought to its knees, there came along a most unlikely hero who had crowds cheering on their feet as he proved just how hard a man would fight to win a second chance for his family and himself. That common-man hero was James J. Braddock, a.k.a. the "Cinderella Man"-who was to become one of the most surprising and inspirational sports legends in history. (Universal Pictures)
Runtime: 144 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for intense boxing violence and some language.
Production: Universal Pictures
Genres: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Dec 6, 2005
Director Credit
Ron Howard Director
Writer Credit
Akiva Goldsman Screenplay
Cliff Hollingsworth Story
Principal Cast Credit
Craig Bierko Max Baer
Renée Zellweger Mae Braddock
Russell Crowe Jim Braddock
Cast Credit
Ariel Waller Rosemarie Braddock
Bruce McGill Jimmy Johnston
Chuck Shamata Father Rorick
Connor Price Jay Braddock
David Huband Ford Bond
Gene Pyrz Jake
Linda Kash Lucille Gould
Nicholas Campbell Sporty Lewis
Paddy Considine Mike Wilson
Patrick Louis Howard Braddock
Paul Giamatti Joe Gould
Rosemarie DeWitt Sara Wilson
Producer Credit
Brian Grazer Producer
James Whitaker Co-Executive Producer
Kathleen McGill Associate Producer
Louisa Velis Associate Producer
Penny Marshall Producer
Ron Howard Producer
Todd Hallowell Executive Producer
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