Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank, Morgan Freeman, Jay Baruchel
Clint Eastwood (Director), Paul Haggis (Screenplay), F.X. Toole (Story)
Release: Dec. 15th, 2004
Runtime: 2 hours, 12 minutes
Despondent over a painful estrangement from his daughter, trainer Frankie Dunn isn't prepared for boxer Maggie Fitzgerald to enter his life. But Maggie's determined to go pro and to convince Dunn and his cohort to help her.
Saw this on Tuesday (gracias to you-know-who-you-are), but been under the weather since, and wanted to let it digest a bit before talking about it. This won't resemble an actual review, so brace yours...
Hey guys! I wanted to start up a thread on Clint Eastwood's next movie, Million Dollar Baby. Clint Eastwood stars alongside Hilary Swank and Morgan Freeman. At first, I wasn't too excited about the su...
Both Unforgiven and Million Dollar baby rank amongst Clint Eastwood's finest films and although, unsurprisingly, they both share lots of superficial similarities - both have Eastwood, an 'out-of-shape...
The whole first act involving Swank trying to convince Eastwood to train her takes a bit too long - we know you've got to have at least some resistance on his part and it allows us to build the characters, but the characters don't have that much depth to need this long a film.