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Carman: The Champion (2001)

PG-13 | | Action, Drama, Sport | 2 March 2001 (USA)
Carman must enter the boxing ring once again. Even though the doctor has advised him against it, he picks up his gloves for one last fight, for his father, for his church, for his love, and for his life.

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Orlando Leone
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Freddie
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Allia
Jeremy Williams ...
Keshon Banks
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Laracco
Romeo Fabian ...
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Geneva
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Johnny
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Himself
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Bernard
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Scrappy
Simon Brooke ...
Victor Anderson
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Big Mike
Eric Mosely ...
Buddha
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Carman must enter the boxing ring once again. Even though the doctor has advised him against it, he picks up his gloves for one last fight, for his father, for his church, for his love, and for his life.

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Sometimes a dream is the only thing worth fighting for... See more »

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Action | Drama | Sport

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Rated PG-13 for street and ring violence, and for drug content | See all certifications »

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Heart of a Champion  »

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Box Office

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$769,080 (USA) (2 March 2001)

Gross:

$1,743,863 (USA) (23 March 2001)
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Mickey Rourke was a big fan of the film, and even claimed, "If you see only one movie this year, go see Carman: The Champion." See more »

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Referenced in Praise the Lord: Episode dated 28 February 2001 (2001) See more »

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Man of conviction, following his dreams
25 March 2001 | by (California) – See all my reviews

This was a wonderful film, I was completely surprised on how well it was done. The story was very good, and the action scenes were much more realistic that those of the "Rocky" series. The film contained some scenes that were a little intense but it fits the real world. Wonderful job!

I want to see it again, and also get the film on video.


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