The Wrestler Reviews

Urban Cinefile
April 15, 2011
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide
May 6, 2009
Extras on the disc include a featurette bringing together filmmakers and wrestlers to talk about the movie, and a Bruce Springsteen music video.
Full Review | Original Score: 87/100
Mike Long
April 28, 2009
Story issues aside, The Wrestler is still a mesmerizing experience based on the acting alone.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Kam Williams
April 17, 2009
A riveting and emotionally-engaging mood piece which never hits a false note.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Prairie Miller
April 11, 2009
Rourke rules, simply for crushing the collective small screen spectator soul with the often wordless torment of this abrasive but brutally wounded creature. Silence of the Ram, we feel your pain.
James Rocchi
Common Sense Media
April 10, 2009
Brilliant drama about rough redemption is for adults only.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5