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PG-13| 1 hr. 51 min.

Plot Summary
Boxing manager Jackie Kallen (Meg Ryan) believes she and a veteran trainer can turn a young man (Omar Epps) into a streamlined prizefighter.

Cast: Meg Ryan , Omar Epps , Tony Shalhoub , Tim Daly , Charles S. Dutton , Kerry Washington , Joe Cortese , Sean Bell

Director: Charles S. Dutton

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Against the Ropes (2004)

Release Date: February 20th, 2004|1 hr. 51 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 25
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Critics and audiences should unite to KO this loser. show more

  • 50
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    By the end, everything that was initially serious about the film becomes silly and everything appealing about it turns sour. show more

  • 50
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Though the movie is more mediocre than abysmal, Ryan's recently banged-up filmography (remember In the Cut) could use what every fighter needs at ringside: a good cut man to stop the bleeding. show more

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