Based on a true story. “Irish” Micky Ward aspires to become a professional boxer, but many obstacles come along the way to his rise to fame and success as a welterweight boxer. Those obstacles include the tensions between him and his crack-addicted brother, Dicky Eklund, a former boxer who’s now his trainer, and his domineering mother Alice.
A shy M.I.T. student needs to find a way to pay for school and does so by playing cards. He joins a group of students as they make their way towards vegas for a big pay day. They making their riches by working the gambling tricks of the trade. All they have to do is stay one step ahead of the casino enforcer. Cast: Jim Sturgess, Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, Laurence Fishburne Directed by: Robert Luketic Script: Peter Steinfeld Producer: William S. Beasly Movie in English with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.