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3.5
3,937 Ratings

The Fighter

Directed by David O. Russell
United States, 2010
Drama, Biography, Sport

Synopsis

Winner of two Academy Awards, this biopic of boxer “Irish” Micky Ward traces his athletic career from his early days training with his drug addict brother to his triumphs as a professional boxing champion.

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The Fighter Directed by David O. Russell

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2011 | 2 wins including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

2011 | 5 nominations including: Best Motion Picture of the Year

Village Voice Film Poll

2010 | 2nd place: Best Supporting Actor

2010 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actress

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2010 | 2nd place: Best Supporting Performance

2010 | Nominee: Best Supporting Performance

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