Warrior (2011)

Directors:

Gavin O'Connor

Writers:

Cliff Dorfman, Gavin O'Connor, Anthony Tambakis

Actors:

Mark Falvo, Jeff Hochendoner, Richard Fike, Aaron Kleiber, Rashad Evans, Jace Jeanes

Synopsis:

The inspirational story of an estranged family that finds redemption in the unlikeliest of places…the MMA ring. Tommy Riordan (Tom Hardy), an ex-marine with a tragic past, returns home and enlists his father (Nick Nolte), a recovering alcoholic and former wrestling coach, to train him for “Sparta”, the biggest MMA tournament ever held. But when Tommy’s underdog brother, Brendan (Joel Edgerton), fights his way into the tournament, the two brothers must finally confront ea...
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  • Highest Rating 89
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Warrior (2011)

Very genuine acting,even though the plot is predictable and the outcome certain.The acting keeps it out the realm of just another fight movie filled with testosterone and glorifying the sport of MMA. Very well choreograph and the performance by Nolte is something to be admire.
July 28, 2014
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Warrior (2011)

I expected it to pander to the tight-shirt and gold-chain wearin' UFC clods, but this is a great film. Really, really, really well done. Great acting all around, but how about that Nolte, folks? AHAB STOP THIS SHIP! Man he was awesome.
December 13, 2012