Somebody Up There Likes Me

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Somebody Up There Likes Me Review


Rocky Graziano was more of a brawler than a boxer, and this film (based on his autobiography) dutifully chronicles his development from street hood to army scofflaw to amateur boxer to mob target. Whew! Graziano is single-dimensionally played by an underwhelming Paul Newman in one of his first film roles, here lacking the nuance he'd give to tough guys in films like Hud and Cool Hand Luke, both of which run rings around this straightforward and simplistic biopic.


Facts and Figures

Run time: 113 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 12th December 1956

Distributed by: MGM Home Entertainment

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Fresh: 9 Rotten: 2

IMDB: 7.5 / 10

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Starring: as Sal, Keith Poulson as Max, as Lyla, Stephanie Hunt as Clarissa, as Memorial Man, as Therapist, Kate Lyn Sheil as Ex-wife

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