Sunday, October 23, 2016

Hands of Stone

Monday, Aug. 22, 2016

"Hands of Stone " is a sprawling yet fairly conventional biopic about the Panamanian boxing champion Roberto Duran - a man The Associated Press once declared the 7th greatest fighter and No. 1 lightweight of the 20th century. For the uninitiated, the title refers to Duran's nickname. He was...

Wednesday, May. 18, 2016

The gloves have finally come off Robert De Niro.

The great heavyweight of the boxing film has at last moved to the trainer's corner, that sweat-drenched home of grizzled veteran actors and manly pep talks. In "Hands of Stone," Jonathan Jakubowicz's biopic of the lightweight champion...