Enter the not-so-distant future where boxing has gone high-tech - 2000-pound, 8-foot-tall steel robots have taken over the ring. Charlie is a struggling promoter who's robots have not been performing well. When Charlie hits rock bottom, he reluctantly teams up with his estranged son to build and train a championship contender. As the stakes in the thrill-packed arena are raised,Charlie and Max, against all odds, get one last shot at a comeback.
Production Budget - $110,000,000
Domestic Gross - $85,468,508
Worldwide Gross - $295,468,508
Filming locations include:
Belle Isle Zoo, Detroit, Michigan
Belle Isle, Detroit, Michigan
Cobo Arena, Detroit, Michigan
Model T Automobile Plant, Highland Park, Michigan
Renaissance Center, Detroit, Michigan
1. Courage is stronger than steel.
2. If you get one shot, make it real.
3. Champions aren't born. They're made.
Touchstone Pictures (distributer)
21 Laps Entertainment
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