Release Date: August 24th, 2007
DVD Release Date: April 8th, 2008
PG-13 |1 hr 52 minPlot Summary
Things are not going well for Erik Kernan (Josh Hartnett). Erik, a sports reporter, is stuck covering the bush leagues because his editor (Alan Alda) thinks he cannot cut it as writer. On top of that, his marriage is disintegrating. One night, he rescues a homeless man (Samuel L. Jackson) and discovers the guy is Battling Bob Satterfield, a former boxer rumored to be dead. Erik sees a chance to give his career a much-needed boost by writing the athlete's story.
Director: Rod Lurie
Production Co: Phoenix Pictures
Distributors: Yari Film Group