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Blood and Bone (2009)

R  |   |  Action, Drama  |  20 September 2009 (Kuwait)
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In Los Angeles, an ex-con takes the underground fighting world by storm in his quest to fulfill a promise to a dead friend.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Franklin McVeigh
Teddy D
JC (as Kimbo Slice)
Maurice Smith ...
Ernest Miller ...
Mommie Dearest (as Ernest 'The Cat' Miller)


In Los Angeles, an ex-con takes the underground fighting world by storm in his quest to fulfill a promise to a dead friend.

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In A World Without Rules, He Makes His Own. See more »


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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, pervasive language and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

20 September 2009 (Kuwait)  »

Also Known As:

Aittitos  »

Box Office


$3,700,000 (estimated)

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1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?


When Bone is speaking to James at his home, James asks Bone where he learned how to fight. Bone merely answers, "Here and there." Michael Jai White who portrays Bone, is an avid Martial Artist who began training at the age of 8, holding Black Belts in 7 different styles and 26 Championship titles. His noted styles for holding black belts, are as follows: Shotokan Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Okinawan Kobudo, Gojo Ryu, Tang Soo Do, Wushu and Kyokushin Karate. See more »


When James is discussing talking to Franklin McVeigh the hilt of a samurai sword is visible. In the next shot, the sword has disappeared and never reappears. See more »


[first lines]
Prisoner: Might not be any of my business, but uh, JC's crew is headed this way to bump you. And they all got shanks.
Isaiah Bone: I know.
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References Enter the Dragon (1973) See more »


Written by Calvin Samuel (as Calvin K. Samuel), Sebastian Bardin-Greenberg, Marc Ferrari and Josh Kessler
Performed by Siba
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The man that ruined Dragonball did something good
20 September 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw today Blood and Bone and I was surprised because it turned out being pretty good. I this saw because I've been a fan been a fan of Michael Jai White since Spawn. Anyways the movie is pretty low budget but who really cares when the fight scenes are really well done considering that I didn't see any wires. Storyline is good considering it's a fighting movie and Eamon Walker (Oz) comes out in the film which is cool because I never see him in anything the only other movie I've ever seen him in was Shopping with Jude Law on IFC. All in all a very good action film, Michael is a bad ass in the movie. And hopefully Michael Jai White gets some recognition and starts coming out in more movies.

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