Poor Boy's Game Poster

Release Date: 2007

DVD Release Date: February 26th, 2008

R|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
Boxer Donnie (Rossif Sutherland), jailed for nine years after causing brain damage to a boy he assaulted, is finally released. Donnie is regretful and wishes to move on, but the community is still tense with racial division. The impaired boy's black family wants revenge, and Donnie's white relatives are eager for a fight, so a boxing match with a powerful young black man (Flex Alexander) is scheduled. Amid the conflict, Donnie forms an unlikely friendship with his victim's father (Danny Glover).

Cast: Rossif Sutherland, Danny Glover, Greg Bryk, Flex Alexander, Laura Regan, K.C. Collins, Tonya Lee Williams, Carol Sinclair

Director: Clement Virgo

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Rivalry, Family, Prison, Emotional, Mother, House, Brooding, 2000s, Father, Sacrifice, Revenge, Forbidden love