Against the Ropes
PG-13 | romance | 1 HR 51 MIN | 2004
Meg Ryan is a knockout as Jackie Kallen—boxing’s first female fight promoter--who buys the contract of a down-and-out boxer and tries to lead him to ring stardom. Omar Epps, Tony Shalhoub, Tim Daly, Kerry Washington and Charles S. Dutton co-star. Directed by Charles S. Dutton; written by Cheryl Edwards, inspired by the life of Jackie Kallen.