Opposite Corners

  • 1999
  • Movie
  • R
  • Action, Crime, Drama

Riddled equally with bullets and gangster-movie cliches, this brawling action picture blends elements of THE GODFATHER (1972) and GOLDEN BOY (1939), using prizefighting to symbolize the psychological struggle of a teenager fighting off his father's violent heritage. Having botched his own shot at Olympic boxing glory with a misdemeanor arrest in his youth,...read more