|Million Dollar Baby 2004 PG-13, 132 min.|
Director: Clint Eastwood
Cast: Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank, Morgan Freeman, Jay Baruchel, Mike Colter, Lucia Rijker, Brian F. O'Byrne, Anthony Mackie, Margo Martindale, Riki Lindhome, Michael Pena, Benito Martinez, Bruce Macvittie, Joe D'Angerio, David Powledge
Searching for a way to improve her lot in life, wannabe boxer, 31-year-old single-mom/waitress Maggie Fitzgerald (Hilary Swank) walks into the gym and asks trainer Frankie Dunn (Clint Eastwood) to teach her how to be a viable boxer. Frankie agrees, Maggie makes great strides, the two bond, and, in the process, overcome hurdles of the past. The film received Academy Awards for Best Picture, Director (Eastwood), Actress (Swank), and Supporting Actor (Morgan Freeman) for his role as ex-boxer Eddie Scrap-Iron Dupris who is the caretaker of Frankie's gym. Three other nominations were received, including Best Actor (Eastwood).
|1. Million Dollar Baby (2004)|
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