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Bobby Cassidy: Counterpuncher (2009)

A deeply human portrait of a boxer with the heart of a lion who refused to give up, in and outside of the ring. This documentary follows the fighter's life from a child who was taught how to hate, to a father who learned how to love.

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Bruno de Almeida
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Bobby Cassidy Bobby Cassidy ... Self
Bobby Cassidy Jr. Bobby Cassidy Jr. ... Self
Chris Cassidy Chris Cassidy ... Self
Nick Sandow ... Interviewer
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A deeply human portrait of a boxer with the heart of a lion who refused to give up, in and outside of the ring. This documentary follows the fighter's life from a child who was taught how to hate, to a father who learned how to love.

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Hit. Not get hit. Live to hit and not get hit another day.

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Documentary

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The director edited a short titled "After the Fight' (2010), based on this film and materials collected during its production, including b&w still memorabilia photos and TV broadcast fights, and interviews with members of Ring 8 (New York Boxing Association), namely Bobby Bartels, Bobby Cassidy Jr.', Zetna Fuentes, Lenny Mangiapane, Tonny DiBiaggio, Emily Griffith, Gerry Cooney, Joe Micheli, Larry Holmess, Vito Antuofermo, and Jackie Tonawanda. That short's premiere was at Cinemateca Portuguesa, Lisbon (Portugal), during a cycle of films on Boxing, June 23, 2010, and then shown non stop during the month of July. It has not been commercially released yet. (August 1, 2010) See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 February 2010 (Portugal) See more »

Also Known As:

Bobby Cassidy See more »

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Arco Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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