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Born a Champion (2021)

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Mickey Kelley, one of the first American black belts in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, gets pulled away from everything he loves and into an unsanctioned MMA tournament.

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Alex Ranarivelo
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Credited cast:
Katrina Bowden ... Layla
Dennis Quaid ... Mason
Sean Patrick Flanery ... Mickey
Currie Graham ... Burchman
Costas Mandylor ... Dimitris
Maurice Compte ... Rosco
Reno Wilson ... Terry Pittman
Johnny Jay Lee ... Boyfriend (as Johnny Lee)
Ali Afshar ... The Sheik
Chris Boudreaux ... Jimmy
Jonathan Kowalsky ... Travis
Christine Kilmer ... Brunette
Paul J. Alessi ... Irate Driver
Renzo Gracie ... Professor Renzo Gracie
Sheri Rayray ... Fight Audience
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Mickey Kelley, one of the first American black belts in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, gets pulled away from everything he loves and into an unsanctioned MMA tournament.

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Rated R for language throughout
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The Dubai desert shots were filmed in Merzouga, Morocco. See more »

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Great Movie
13 February 2021 | by dgplucheSee all my reviews

This movie is so well made! Probably on a budget but amazing story, the actors are great too, I bet you if any of the high dollar actor's would've acted on this movie everybody would've been talking about it. Highly recommend this.


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22 January 2021 (USA) See more »

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