• The Cage Fighter (2018)

The Cage Fighter

Release Date: February 2nd, 2018

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary

Although a man promises his wife and daughters that he will not return to competitive mixed martial arts fighting, he secretly begins training for the dangerous sport that gives him a sense of purpose.

Cast: Joe Carman

Director: Jeff Unay

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: The Filmmaker Fund, Lineage Film, Cinereach

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Lacking narration or graphics, the documentary employs a fly-on-the-wall approach that proves frustrating. show more

  • 75
    Glenn KennyRogerEbert.com

    A movie that’s a pleasure to watch. show more

  • 75
    Chuck BowenSlant Magazine

    The Cage Fighter isn't sentimental about the notion of an aging sports hero who needs one more day in the proverbial sun, recognizing that desire as macho folly. show more

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