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Release Date: December 31, 1997Running Time: 110 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $5,799,672.00
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sports


Daniel Day-Lewis

Emily Watson

Brian Cox

Ken Stott

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A once-promising Irish boxer returns to Belfast after serving fourteen years in prison for his IRA activities, and is discouraged to find the city filled with violence and hate. Determined to rise above the despair of his hometown, he returns to the ring and begins a successful comeback, while rekindling his relationship with his former girlfriend.