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The Set-Up

One of the most realistic and gripping boxing films ever made, THE SET-UP is a tautly constructed, emotionally charged examination of one night in the life of an aging boxer, Stoker Thompson (Robert Ryan). Played out in real time as 72 uninterrupted minute… (more)

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Exposé of corruption in the boxing world, with a fine performance by Robert Ryan as a “washed-up” prizefighter. Alan Baxter, Audrey Totter. Tiny: George Tobias. Gus: Wallace Ford. Penetrating characterizations, excellent cast, realistic atmosphere. Ro (more…)

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  • Review: One of the most realistic and gripping boxing films ever made, THE SET-UP is a tautly constructed, emotionally charged examination of one night in the life of an aging boxer, Stoker Thompson (Robert Ryan). Played out in real time as 72 uninterrupted minute… (more)

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