• Shiner (2000)


Release Date: 2000

DVD Release Date: August 20th, 2002

R |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

Michael Caine stars as Billy "Shiner" Simpson, a small time boxing promoter with big ideas. In a crucial match which could lead to a place in the world title fight, Billy pits his only son, Eddie Golden Boy (Matthew Marsden), against Frank Spedding's (Martin Landau) American champion Michael "Mikey" Peck (Derrick Harmon). Simpson and his daughters' financial futures rest on the outcome of the fight, so when Golden Boy is defeated, Simpson's world disintegrates.

Cast: Michael Caine, Martin Landau, Frances Barber, Claire Rushbrook, Frank Harper, Andy Serkis, Matthew Marsden, Gary Lewis

Director: John Irving

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Visionview, Geoff Reeve Films