Warrior
Warrior
9th September 2011

Warrior

All Genres:
Action, Drama, Sport

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 140 min

Languages: English

Director: Gavin O'Connor

Tagline: Fight for Family

 

Writers: Gavin O'Connor (screenplay), Anthony Tambakis (screenplay)

 

Cast: Joel Edgerton … Brendan Conlon
Tom Hardy … Tommy Conlon
Nick Nolte … Paddy Conlon
Jennifer Morrison … Tess Conlon
Frank Grillo … Frank Campana
Kevin Dunn … Principal Zito
Maximiliano Hernández … Colt Boyd
Bryan Callen … Himself
Sam Sheridan … Himself
Fernando Chien … Fenroy (as Fernando Funan Chien)
Jake McLaughlin … Mark Bradford
Vanessa Martinez … Pilar Fernandez
Denzel Whitaker … Stephon
Carlos Miranda … Tito
Nick Lehane … Nash

 

Plot: Two brothers face the fight of a lifetime – and the wreckage of their broken family – within the brutal, high-stakes world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighting in Lionsgate's action/drama, WARRIOR. An ex-Marine haunted by a tragic past, Tommy Riordan returns to his hometown of Pittsburgh and enlists his father, a recovered alcoholic and his former coach, to train him for an MMA tournament awarding the biggest purse in the history of the sport. As Tommy blazes a violent path towards the title prize, his brother, Brendan, a former MMA fighter unable to make ends meet as a public school teacher, returns to the amateur ring to provide for his family. Even though years have passed, recriminations and past betrayals keep Brendan bitterly estranged from both Tommy and his father. But when Brendan's unlikely rise as an underdog sets him on a collision course with Tommy, the two brothers must finally confront the forces that tore them apart… Written by Anonymous   Plot Keywords: Alcoholic  Tournament  Mixed Martial Arts  Fighting  Underdog   See »

 

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