Grudge Match - Trailer
Director Peter SegalYear 2013Genre(s) Dramas
In years gone by, Henry 'Razor' Sharp and Billy 'The Kid' McDonnen were at the top of their profession, they were two of the best boxers on the national circuit. Both Pittsburgh residents, the men met in the ring on a number of occasions and had equally beat one and other. The boxers were meant to meet for one final showdown fight in 1983, but 'The Kid' suddenly announced his retirement and cancelled the fight it made for an abrupt end to both the men's careers.
Now, thirty years after the fight that never was, the men are once again put face to face and their initial meeting does not make for a happy reunion. A pathertic attempt at a war of words soon escalates into a full on brawl, the video of which instantly becomes a viral sensation.
Seeing an opportunity to cash in, boxing promoter Dante Slate Jr arranges for the two former local heroes to meet in the ring once again. The only problem with that is the men have been inactive for 30 years and both of them at incredibly out of shape. Will there ever be any chance of Razor and The Kid finding out who is Pittsburgh's best ever fighter?
Grudge Match was directed by Peter Segal (50 First Dates) and written by Tim Kelleher (Independence Day & Inception).
Starring: Robert De Niro, Sylvester Stallone, Kim Basinger, Jon Bernthal, Kevin Hart, Alan Arkin, Steffie Grote, Nicole Andrews, Paul Ben-Victor, Griff Furst, Kenneth Kynt Bryan, Mykel Shannon Jenkins, Han Soto, John L. Armijo, Kurt Krause, Don Lake, Wendy Miklovic, Gus Rhodes, Greg Sproles