Originally Posted by Qwyjibo
I don't think anyone ever came close to fighting so many tough fights in one night like in the movie. I remember Gracie had to pull out once because his 1st round match took too much out of him. Not only that, I doubt any organization would allow a fighter to do that. The MMA was pumped up to almost cartoon levels in this movie. At least when it came to the big tournament.
ya, i kind of agree. still, pretty good movie. of course, hollywood is going to do their thing and dramatize it and add some over the top elements. i did like the acting and family dynamic but the plot details did bother me a bit.
i actually preferred 'the wrestler' more.