6.8/10
13,930
43 user 133 critic

Bleed for This (2016)

Trailer
2:33 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

The inspirational story of World Champion Boxer Vinny Pazienza who, after a near fatal car crash which left him not knowing if he'd ever walk again, made one of sport's most incredible comebacks.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (story by) | 2 more credits »
Reviews
Popularity
2,299 ( 178)
1 win. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The legendary Roberto Duran and his equally legendary trainer Ray Arcel change each other's lives.

Director: Jonathan Jakubowicz
Stars: Edgar Ramírez, Usher Raymond, Robert De Niro
Gold I (2016)
Adventure | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Kenny Wells, a prospector desperate for a lucky break, teams up with a similarly eager geologist and sets off on a journey to find gold in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia.

Director: Stephen Gaghan
Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Edgar Ramírez, Bryce Dallas Howard
War Dogs (2016)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.

Director: Todd Phillips
Stars: Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Steve Lantz
The Founder (2016)
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The story of Ray Kroc, a salesman who turned two brothers' innovative fast food eatery, McDonald's, into the biggest restaurant business in the world with a combination of ambition, persistence and ruthlessness.

Director: John Lee Hancock
Stars: Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman, John Carroll Lynch
Live by Night (2016)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A group of Boston-bred gangsters set up shop in balmy Florida during the Prohibition era, facing off against the competition and the Ku Klux Klan.

Director: Ben Affleck
Stars: Ben Affleck, Elle Fanning, Brendan Gleeson
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
Dan Duva
...
Doreen
...
Jon
...
Woman in Caesar's Hotel Room
...
Heather
...
Charity - Woman Freaked out by Halo
Denise Schaefer ...
Leigh
Peter Quillin ...
Roger Mayweather
Jean Pierre Augustin ...
Gilbert Dele (as Jeanpierre Augustin)
Edwin Rodriguez ...
Edit

Storyline

The inspirational story of World Champion Boxer Vinny Pazienza who, after a near fatal car crash which left him not knowing if he'd ever walk again, made one of sport's most incredible comebacks.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

This is what the greatest comeback in sports history looks like

Genres:

Biography | Drama | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, sexuality/nudity and some accident images | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

| |  »

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

18 November 2016 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Paz: The Vinny Pazienza Story  »

Box Office

Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,366,810 (USA) (18 November 2016)

Gross:

$4,847,865 (USA) (2 December 2016)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Miles himself was in a near-fatal car crash just one year before his friend died in a car crash. He now wears a green bracelet that reads "Buckle up for Bo" in his honor. The bracelet can be seen in most of his films except for when it doesn't fit his character. See more »

Goofs

At the beginning of the Duran fight the commentators say that Pazienza is trying to win the belt 3 weight classes higher than the one where he had won his 1st world title. Actually, the gap was 5 weight classes (between lightweight and super middleweight). See more »

Quotes

Kevin Rooney: Vinny, we started this in a basement. In a fucking basement! Now, go out there and show me how you do things. Show me how you live. Show me how you fight!
Vinny Pazienza: Want me to show you how I fight?
Kevin Rooney: Yeah. Show me who the fuck you are!
See more »

Crazy Credits

In the first part of the end credits, footage of the real people is shown. See more »


Soundtracks

Rock and Roll Ain't Noise Pollution
Written by Brian Johnson, Angus Young and Malcolm Young
Performed by AC/DC
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Faith & Persistence
21 November 2016 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Based on a true story, Vinny Pazienza overcomes a terrible car accident to return to the sport he truly loves, Boxing. I was a bit hesitant to see this movie because of all the previous movies about fighters. However the director quickly immerses you into Vinny's world and you are immediately hooked. What I liked most about the movie was how all the characters were so believable. The close family relationship, the mother's ritual when all the relatives are glued to the tube, the family dinners, ornaments etc. Everyone has a lot of soul and individuality. Vinny's determination is all important, but he has the affection and love from friends and family. Most of all he has his coach, portrayed by Aaron Eckhart. A man who is fighting is own demons of being a has been, wanting a winner, but also knowing that a coach must do what is best for those under his charge, regardless of what is best for him or others.


5 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?