The Fighter

The Fighter (2010)

Every dream deserves a fighting chance.

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The Fighter, is a drama about boxer "Irish" Micky Ward's unlikely road to the world light welterweight title. His Rocky-like rise was shepherded by half-brother Dicky, a boxer-turned-trainer who rebounded in life after nearly being KO'd by drugs and crime.

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  • Mark Wahlberg

    as Micky Ward
  • Christian Bale

    as Dick "Dicky" Eklund
  • Amy Adams

    as Charlene Fleming
  • Melissa Leo

    as Alice Eklund-Ward
  • Mickey O'Keefe

    as Himself
  • Dendrie Taylor

    as Gail 'Red Dog' Eckland Carney
  • Jack McGee

    as George Ward
  • Bianca Hunter

    as Cathy "Pork" Eklund
  • Erica McDermott

    as Cindy "Tar" Eklund
  • Jenna Lamia

    as Sherri "The Baby" Ward
  • Caitlin Dwyer

    as Kasie Ward
  • Frank Renzulli

    as Sal Lanano
  • Chanty Sok

    as Karen
  • Jackson Nicoll

    as Little Dickie
  • Sugar Ray Leonard

    as Himself
  • Melissa McMeekin

    as 'Little Alice' Eklund
  • Ted Arcidi

    as Lou Gold
  • Ross Bickell

    as Mike Toma
  • Sean Malone

    as Wolfie
  • Matthew Muzio

    as HBO Cameraman
  • Alison Folland

    as Laurie Carroll
  • Thomas Benton

    as Businessman
  • Jeremiah Kissel

    as Bald Businessman
  • Kim Carrell

    as Reporter
  • Dale Place

    as Referee Micky Vann
  • Bonnie Aarons

    as Crackhead Bonnie
  • Walter Driscoll

    as Court Officer
  • Jerrell Lee Wesley

    as Fight Spectator
  • Eric Weinstein

    as Micky's Friend
  • Anthony Molinari

    as Neary
  • Peter Cunningham

    as Mike 'Machine Gun' Mungin
  • Brian Christensen

    as Drunk Guy
  • Jen Weissenberg

    as Drunk Girl
  • Michael Buffer

    as Fight Announcer
  • Larry Merchant

    as Fight Announcer
  • Jim Lampley

    as Fight Announcer
  • Emanuel Steward

    as Fight Announcer
  • Roy Jones Jr.

    as Fight Announcer
  • George Foreman

    as Fight Announcer
  • Dicky Eklund Jr.

    as Man on Street #4
  • Charlie Alejandro

    as Movie Patron (uncredited)
  • Joseph Basile

    as Inmate Prisoner (uncredited)
  • Jeffrey Corazzini

    as Inmate (uncredited)
  • Conan Marchi

    as Inmate (uncredited)
  • Brina

    as Ringside Fan (uncredited)
  • Luisa Diaz

    as Ring card girl (uncredited)
  • John Franchi

    as VIP (uncredited)
  • Gino Cafarelli

    as Lowell Neighbor (uncredited)
  • Al Conti

    as Larry Merchant (uncredited)
  • Shawn Doherty

    as Road Crew Co Worker (uncredited)
  • Henry Penzi

    as Road Crew Co Worker (uncredited)
  • Ger Duany

    as Extra (uncredited)
  • Alex East

    as Fight Spectator (uncredited)
  • Dan Marshall

    as Fight Spectator (uncredited)
  • Jeff Martineau

    as Fight Spectator (uncredited)
  • Anastasia Sanidopoulos Mousis

    as Fight Spectator (uncredited)
  • Briggon Snow

    as Fight Spectator (uncredited)
  • Thomas Olson

    as Fight Photographer (uncredited)
  • Ron Shimshilashvili

    as Fight Fan (uncredited)
  • Susan Farese

    as British Press Reporter (uncredited)
  • Dennis Jay Funny

    as King, Ring Girl Escort (uncredited)
  • London Hall

    as Casino Gambler (uncredited)
  • Hunter Wilichoski

    as Casino Kid (uncredited)
  • Kimko

    as Referee (uncredited)
  • Dennis Lauricella

    as Boxing Referee (uncredited)
  • Alicia Love

    as Background (uncredited)
  • Joseph Oliveira

    as Spectator (uncredited)
  • Joe Siriani

    as Bodyguard (uncredited)
Writing Scott Silver Screenplay
Production Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Production Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Art Judy Becker Production Design
Art Laura Ballinger Art Direction
Art Gene Serdena Set Decoration
Production Darren Aronofsky Executive Producer
Crew Eric Weinstein Actor's Assistant
Production Sheila Jaffe Casting
Editing Pamela Martin Editor
Crew Cameron Crowe Thanks
Production Mark Wahlberg Producer
Directing David O. Russell Director
Sound Michael Brook Original Music Composer
Production David Hoberman Producer
Sound Odin Benitez Sound Designer
Costume & Make-Up Mark Bridges Costume Design
Production Jeff G. Waxman Co-Producer
Production Ryan Kavanaugh Producer
Production Tucker Tooley Executive Producer
Production Mark Kamine Unit Production Manager
Crew Brad Weston Thanks
Production Todd Lieberman Producer
Production Dorothy Aufiero Producer
Production Ken Halsband Executive In Charge Of Production
Production Ken Halsband Co-Producer
Crew Christopher Kulikowski Post Production Supervisor
Camera Hoyte van Hoytema Director of Photography
Camera Geoffrey Haley Steadicam Operator
Writing Paul Tamasy Screenplay
Production Paul Tamasy Producer
Writing Paul Tamasy Story
Writing Eric Johnson Screenplay
Production Eric Johnson Executive Producer
Writing Eric Johnson Story
Production Keith Dorrington Executive Producer
Writing Keith Dorrington Story
Production Leslie Varrelman Executive Producer
Crew Anthony Molinari Stunts
Crew Susan Jacobs Thanks
Editing Lizzy Calhoun Assistant Editor
Costume & Make-Up Rob Fitz Makeup Artist
Crew Andrew Troy Post-Production Manager
Crew Jen Weissenberg Stunts
Costume & Make-Up Donald Mowat Makeup Department Head
Crew Brian Christensen Stunts
Editing Lee Wimer Color Timer
Crew Ray Siegle Stunt Coordinator
Visual Effects Tim Carras Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Joshua D. Comen Visual Effects Producer
Directing Karen Golden Script Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Elizabeth Cecchini Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Ben Bornstein Prosthetic Supervisor
Visual Effects Hugo Dominguez Visual Effects
Camera Woody Bell Grip
Costume & Make-Up Kristen Barry Hairstylist
Directing Cara Giallanza Assistant Director
Sound Anton Gold Production Sound Mixer
Crew Donald Frazee Special Effects Coordinator
Directing Michele Ziegler Assistant Director
Crew Brian Ricci Special Effects
Production Haley Sweet Production Supervisor
Sound Brian Courchine Boom Operator