Directed by David O. Russell, story about the early years of boxer "Irish" Micky Ward and his brother who helped train him before going pro in the mid 1980s.
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Micky Ward's real-life trainer Mickey O'Keefe was asked to appear as himself in the film, but turned the role down, since he had never acted before. He was convinced to take the role by Mark Wahlberg, who told him he would be able to, since he was a cop, and therefore he has to act and think fast on his feet. Read More