IMDb > The Wrestler (2008) > Literature
The Wrestler
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guide
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

Literature for
The Wrestler (2008) More at IMDbPro »

Printed Media Reviews
Anderson, John. "'The Wrestler': Down and Out on the Edge". In: "The Washington Post" (USA), Vol. 132, Iss. 20, 25 December 2008, Pg. c4, (NP)
Ansen, David. "A Perfect Casting Call. Mickey Rourke Once Gave Up Acting to Become a Boxer. In 'the Wrestler', He's Simply a Knockout". In: "Newsweek" (New York City, New York, USA), The Washington Post Company, 22 September 2008, Pg. 60, (MG), ISSN: 00289604
Jouenne, Nicolas. "Le film du jour. La revanche de Mickey Rourke. Darren Aronofsky a choisi un ton quasi documentaire pour conter cette histoire poignante.". In: "Le Républicain lorrain" (Woippy, Moselle, France), Groupe Crédit Mutuel, Iss. # 211, 3 August 2011, Pg. 10, (NP)
Lane, Anthony. "The Current Cinema: Ring Cycles". In: "The New Yorker", 15 December 2008, Pg. 94-95, (MG)
Lourtie, Sabine. "Après-coup. Mickey Rourke frappe fort.". In: "L'Avenir" (Bouge, Belgium), Editions de l'Avenir S.A., Iss. # 98, 26 April 2013, Pg. 19, (NP)
Pallas, Hynek. "Rapport från fallrepet (5/6)". In: "Svenska Dagbladet" (Sweden), 13 February 2009, (NP)
Quinn, Anthony. "Let's hear it for the fall guy". In: "The Independent Arts & Books" (UK), Independent News & Media Limited, Vol. 6945, 16 January 2009, Pg. 10 - 11, (MG)
Romney, Jonathan. "Blood, sweat and a knockout performance". In: "The Independent on Sunday" (UK), Independent News & Media Limited, Vol. 986, 18 January 2009, Pg. 58, (WNP)

Other information
Adams, Guy. "'Wrestler' throws a lifeline to the men in spandex". In: "The Independent on Sunday" (UK), Independent News & Media Limited, Vol. 988, 1 February 2009, Pg. 35, (WNP)

"Former WWE Star works in The Wrestler". In: "Miami Herald" (USA), 4 October 2008, (NP)

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.

Browse titles in the literature section by letter:

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Other