Essay on Movie Review : ' The Movie ' Cinderella '

758 Words Nov 30th, 2015 4 Pages
The Movie Cinderella Man, directed by Ron Howard is a movie about the life of James Braddock during the Great Depression. The movie is written by Cliff Hollingsworth and produced by Brian Grazer. The movie was released in June 3, 2005 and distributed by Universal Entertainment. The main cast was Russell Crowe played as James J Braddock, Renée Zellweger played as Mae Braddock, Paul Giamatti played as Joe Gould, and Craig Bierko played as Max Baer. The director made the movie as historically accurate as possible but also certain entertainment tactics were used to spice up the movie so it can sell better. The movie shows the struggles Braddock went through and all the obstacles he had to overcome to become the World Heavy Weight Champion and to support his loving family.
The move starts with the fight against Abe Feldman and shows how bad the fight was because the referee ruled a no contest. After that fight, the movie shows the decline of Braddock’s boxing career and after the several injuries from a broken hand to a broken collar, he is faced with the cruel reality and is forced out of boxing. The movie shows how hard it was for Braddock to find a job and how hard he had to work to pay the bills. When times were really bad, his manager Joe Gould found him a match against Corn Griffin which ended with a victory. Then the other fighter was the feared John Henry Lewis who Braddock also defeated. After that fight was Lasky who was supposed to fight Max Baer. After all these…

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