Against the Ropes

Against the Ropes (2004)

  • Genre: Romance, Drama
  • Release Date: 2004-02-20
  • User Rating: 5/10 from 51 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 46min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Moviemakers Productions (MMP)
  • Production Country: Germany, United States of America
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A fictional story inspired by North America's most famous female boxing promoter, Jackie Kallen. Her struggle to survive and succeed in a male dominated sport.

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  • Meg Ryan

    as Jackie Kallen
  • Tony Shalhoub

    as Tony Shalhoub
  • Joe Cortese

    as Irving Abel
  • Kerry Washington

    as Renee
  • Omar Epps

    as Luther Shaw
  • Charles S. Dutton

    as Felix Reynolds
  • Tim Daly

    as Gavin Reese
  • Holt McCallany

    as Doug Doherty
  • Michael Buffer

    as Ring Announcer
Directing Charles S. Dutton Director
Sound Michael Kamen Original Music Composer
Camera Jack Green Director of Photography
Editing Eric L. Beason Editor
Writing Cheryl Edwards Screenplay
Production Robert W. Cort Producer
Production David Madden Producer
Production Tina Gerussi Casting
Production Avy Kaufman Casting
Directing Anna Rane Script Supervisor
Crew Joe Everett Unit Publicist
Art Sandra Kybartas Production Design
Art Armando Sgrignuoli Art Direction
Art Steven Essam Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Ruth E. Carter Costume Design