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Murderball

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Murderball

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
86 minutes
Limited Release Date:
07/08/05
director:
Henry-Alex Rubin, Dana Adam Shapiro
distributor:
THINKFilm
genre:
Documentary

We gave it an A

The quadriplegic rugby players in this rousing documentary are like any other hardheaded, trash-talking, skirt-chasing SOBs, in wheelchairs or not. That antisentimentality, and the artful filmmaking itself, kicks the film up to trophy level.