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Champion Reviews

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June 24, 2006
The Set-Up, made the same year, is infinitely superior.
July 25, 2002
Brilliant, searing, heartbreaking.
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
August 16, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
February 13, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
November 14, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
January 14, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
October 23, 2004
One of the best fight films ever, also one of Kirk's best
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
June 13, 2001
The contrasting black and white cinematography perfectly fits the dark mood. The fight sequences are excitingly and realistically staged.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
July 6, 2005
In his first Oscar nomination in Mark Robson's compelling melodrama, Kirk Douglas gives a ferociously realistic performance as a boxer determined to succeed at all costs.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
March 25, 2006
Kirk Douglas does a good, aggressive job, with a slight inclination to over-eagerness at times, which might amuse an old fight fan.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
May 24, 2003
Douglas is so perfect in the role that the movie is never less than gripping.
July 30, 2003
Robson's direction is all action, wasting no time in telling this compelling story, and Carl Foreman's script is sharply observant of the boxing milieu.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
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