Million Dollar Baby

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Million Dollar Baby is a film which was released in 2004 and is based on various short stories entitled, "Rope Burns: Stories from the Corner" written by F.X. Toole . It was directed, co-produced and scored by Clint Eastwood and starring Eastwood, Hilary Swank and Morgan Freeman. The film is about an underappreciated boxing trainer, the mistakes that haunt him from his past, and his quest for atonement by helping an underdog amateur boxer achieve her dream of becoming a professional.
More than anything in life, Mary Margaret 'Maggie' Fitzgerald (Hilary Swank), a 31-year old waitress from a poor and dysfunctional family in Missouri, wants to be a boxer. With no training and little money but a lot of determination, she hits upon aging
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