The Bronx Bull Official Trailer

By Boxing News on June 23, 2014
The Bronx Bull Official Trailer
Troubled Jake LaMotta seems antithetical to feel-good imperatives in the age of distraction.

Movie sequels and prequels are often good business but rarely good art. They give filmgoers what they want, which is more of the same, while reveling in a conspicuous lack of imagination. Some films are so superb that the need to re-do them is rendered mute. Martin Scorsese’s “Raging Bull” would seem to be one of them. A perfect film, a perfect boxing film, its downbeat portrayal of former middleweight champion Jake LaMotta seems antithetical to feel-good imperatives in the age of distraction. But not everyone agrees. “The Bronx Bull,” originally called “Raging Bull II” before a lawsuit put an end to that nonsense, will soon be coming to a theater near you. Directed by Martin Guigui and starring William Forsythe as LaMotta, the film also features Joe Mantegna, Paul Sorvino, Penelope Ann Miller, Tom Sizemore, Cloris Leachman, Natasha Henstridge and a host of others to retell Jake’s sordid tale. Judging by the trailer, “The Bronx Bull” is no “Raging Bull.” But what is? Take a few minutes and decide for yourself…

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