The Wrestler Synopsis
An aging wrestler (Mickey Rourke) goads his battered body into handling a comeback.
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Movie Reviews


By MichaelCBryan
This movie finally proves to me how useless Fandago is in terms of reading the 'fan rating' scale as to weather or not you need to see a movie. If anyone rates this less than 'go' then they simply...

The Wrestler

By lhorsley
What a piece of garbage. I don't even want my adult kids watching it. Bordered on porn and this is what gets the awards, sad state of affairs. Should have just walked out, my mistake....

An Aronofsky Fan

By skpstein
Sure, I'm Biased. I love Darren Aronofsky. After seeing the wrestler, I can't wait to buy it on DVD and I can't wait to see his next film. But, The Wrestler is by far one of Darren's best. The...

This makes my Top 5 list for 2008!!!

By astroboy73
Evan Rachel Wood and Mickey Rourke blew my mind in one of the most heartfelt movies of the year. Also, Marisa Tomei will surprise you in more ways in than one. For wrestling fans, Necro Butcher and...

I saw it

By abslice
Depressing, sad and Bad ending... Marisa Tomei though, Hot as allways. I've had a crush on her for the longest time....

The Wrestler

By ambrosia22
All of the elements were there. Beautifully shot, intriguing storyline, incredible talent... and somehow it still didn't do it for me. I was disappointed. I couldn't connect with any of the...


By Dai_bach
I have to say I had some reservations about seeing this movie at first, I was expecting a Rocky-Style pump up the action movie, with spandex. Instead, you are pulled into a story of a man who knows he...

Randy The Ram

By Daydream
Being a fan of Darren Aronofsky and his previous directed films, The Fountain and Reqium for a Dream, I decided to give The Wrestler a chance. Critics raved Rourke's performance and he lived up to...

Only Aronofsky

By Clementine
Fantastic. An absolute masterpiece. The whole film was shot by holding the cameras rather than mounting them on a stand because Aronfsky said he wanted the film to have more of a documentary...

The Wrestler

By Jill-in-Glencoe
Mickey Rourke gives a gripping, gut wrenching performance. His character is so real and his feelings run so deep, that you really feel for this wrestler at the end of his career. He very much...

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Rated R | For violence, sexuality/nudity, language and some drug use
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Brilliant drama about rough redemption is for adults only.
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