The true story of boxer Jim Braddock who, in the 1920s following his retirement, makes a surprise comeback in order to get him and his family out of a socially poor state.
- Genre: Romance, Drama, History
- Studio: Miramax, Imagine Entertainment, Universal Pictures, Buena Vista International, Touchstone Pictures
- Keyword: transporter, netherlands, world cup, socially deprived family, family's daily life, boxer, comeback, training, heavy weight, folk hero, biography, daughter, defeat, sports, boxing
- Cast: Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Paul Giamatti, Craig Bierko, Paddy Considine, Bruce McGill