Dec 14, 2004 · Clint Eastwood’s «Million Dollar Baby» is a masterpiece, pure and simple, deep and true. It tells the story of an aging fight trainer and a hillbilly girl who thinks she can be a boxer. It is narrated by a former boxer who is the trainer’s best friend. But it’s not a boxing movie. It is a movie about a boxer.
The maddening thing about Million Dollar Baby is this: Both sets of critics were right. The movie is simultaneously conventional and subversive, broad and nuanced, shamelessly manipulative and
At first, MILLION DOLLAR BABY is a fresh, assured, and evocative take on the classic boxing formula. The details of the boxing world and Frankie’s relationships with Maggie and with his long-time friend Eddie (Morgan Freeman, who also narrates) are warm and richly observed.
Adapted from a short story by F.X. Toole, a former corner man with years of experience in the fight game, Million Dollar Baby also stars Morgan Freeman, Anthony Mackie, and Mike Colter. ~ Mark
Dec 15, 2004 · A depressive sport movie that it is really touching and it shows Million dollar baby is a story about a female boxer who decides in her early 30’s to star boxing.She goes to a gym to exercise and there she finds a coach. Million times if you see that film a tear will come out from your eye.
In addition to some strong profanities, MILLION DOLLAR BABY makes the case for euthanasia, and, in doing so, that clearly and obviously violates God’s command to protect human life. Thus, the movie may lead uninformed viewers astray.
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Million Dollar Baby, above all else, feels like a work that comes out of years of living, and years of experience with people, and knowing what works and what doesn’t.
Million Dollar Baby is a movie about boxing like Braveheart is a movie about men in kilts riding horses. What it is is a movie to experience if you find yourself ever entertaining thoughts about loyalty, determination, talent, no talent, age, youth, courage, fear, fate, …
Dec 15, 2004 · Clint Eastwood’s «Million Dollar Baby» is the best movie released by a major Hollywood studio this year, and not because it is the grandest, the most ambitious or even the most original.
Directed by Clint Eastwood, Million Dollar Baby is the 2004 Academy Award winner for Best Picture that tells the story of Margaret Fitzgerald (Hilary Swank) as she trains as a boxer under the
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Million Dollar Baby Review By Rob Blackwelder Director Clint Eastwood pulls no punches in «Million Dollar Baby,» a devastating, gritty film-noir boxing drama that gets at the callused heart of the sport while also spiraling into an emotional tour de force.
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