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      On the Ropes

      1999, Documentary, 1h 34m

      14 Reviews 500+ Ratings

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      This documentary by Nanette Burstein and Brett Morgen follows the lives of three Brooklyn, N.Y., boxers and their trainer. George Walton is a veteran fighter whose early career was derailed by bad management. Seeking another shot at glory, he trains with Harry Keitt, an older ex-boxer who has dealt with his share of hard knocks. Keitt also works with Tyrene Manson, a tough female fighter from a troubled home, and Noel Santiago, a former gang member, who has skill but lacks motivation.

      • Genre: Documentary

      • Original Language: English

      • Director: Nanette Burstein, Brett Morgen

      • Producer: Nanette Burstein, Brett Morgen

      • Release Date (Theaters):  wide

      • Box Office (Gross USA): $47.2K

      • Runtime:

      • Distributor: Winstar Cinema

      • Production Co: Highway Films, The Learning Channel

      • Sound Mix: Surround, Dolby

      Cast & Crew

      Jennifer Fox
      Theodore Shapiro
      Brett Morgen
      Nancy Baker
      Nanette Burstein
      Meg Bowles
      Jonathan Cohen
      Jesse Moss
      Gabrielle Tana
      Web Davis
      Jeff Sanders
      Richard Welles
      Evan Benjamin
      Mike Canzanero

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      • Jun 20, 2011

        This was a real crap documentary. poor production value. Uninspiring and just down right depressing.

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