"The Wrestler" quotes

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A faded professional wrestler must retire, but finds his quest for a new life outside the ring a dispiriting struggle.

Director: Darren Aronofsky
Writer: Robert Siegel
Production: N/A
Genre: drama, sport
Year: 2008
MetaScore: 80/100
ImdbRating: 7.9
BoxOffice: $26,238,243
Released: 30 Jan 2009
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 58 wins & 93 nominations total

31 Clips

Cast

Randy 'The Ram' Robinson - Mickey Rourke
Cassidy - Marisa Tomei
Stephanie - Evan Rachel Wood
Wayne - Todd Barry
Nick Volpe - Wass Stevens
Scott Brumberg - Judah Friedlander
The Ayatollah - Ernest Miller
Necro Butcher - Dylan Keith Summers
Tommy Rotten - Tommy Farra
Lex Lethal - Mike Miller
Admissions Desk Woman - Marcia Jean Kurtz
Adam - John D'Leo
Medic - Ajay Naidu
JAPW Promoter Larry Cohen - Gregg Bello
Alyssa - Andrea Langi
Dr. Moayedizadeh - Armin Amiri
Pharmacist (as Lynn Tovale Anoa'i) - Vale Anoai
Strip Club Best Man - Ryan Lynn
Strip Club Bachelor - Michael Drayer
Cheeques Bartender - Alyssa Bresnahan
Hotel Bartender - Jeff Chena
Big Chris (as Vernon W. Campbell) - Vernon Campbell
Beautician - Felice Choi
Tanning Salon Owner - Bernadette Penotti
The Legend Johnny Valiant - Johnny Valiant
Ron 'The Truth' Killings - Ron Killings
Romeo Roselli - Giovanni Roselli
Autograph Fan #1 - Robert Siegel
Autograph Fan #2 - Scott Franklin
Hudson Acres Lady at Deli Counter - Sylvia Kauders
Young Housewife at Deli Counter - Alissa Reisler
Touchdown Man at Deli Counter - Willy Rosner
German Potato Salad Lady at Deli Counter - Rebecca Darke
Teamster at Deli Counter - E.J. Carroll
Annoyed Man at Deli Counter - Abraham Aronofsky
Annoyed Woman at Deli Counter - Charlotte Aronofsky
Jameson (as T.J. Kedzieerski) - T.J. Kedzierski
Get a Room Lady - Jen Cohn
WXW Announcer - Tyrone Scott
WXW Referee - Douglas Crosby
CZW Announcer (as Larry Legend) - Larry Mercer
CZW Referee (as Nick Papagerio) - Nick Tygielski
ROH Announcer (as Kevin Foote) - Kevin Kelly
ROH Referee - Jon Trosky
Wrestler - Andrew Anderson
Wrestler (as Austin Aries) - Daniel Solwold
Wrestler (as Blue Meanie) - Brian Heffron
Wrestler - Nicky Benz
Wrestler - Brolly
Wrestler (as Claudio Castignoli) - Claudio Castagnoli
Wrestler - Cobian
Wrestler - Doc Daniels
Wrestler - Bobby Dempsey
Wrestler - Billy Dream
Wrestler (as Rob Eckos) - Rob Strauss
Wrestler - Nate Hatred
Wrestler (as Havoc) - Kit Cope
Wrestler (as DJ Hyde) - David John Markland
Wrestler (as Inferno) - Danny Gimondo
Wrestler (as Joker) - Jess Liaudin
Wrestler - Judas
Wrestler - Kid U.S.A.
Wrestler (as LA Smooth) - Lloyd Anoai
Wrestler (as Toa Mairie) - Toa Maivia
Wrestler (as Kevin Matthews) - Kevin Matthew Mcdonald
Wrestler (as Devon Moore) - Charles Renner
Wrestler - Pete Nixon
Wrestler - Paul E. Normous
Wrestler (as Papadon) - Dimitrios Papadoniou
Wrestler (as Sabian) - Darnell Kittiell
Wrestler - Jay Santana
Wrestler - Sugga
Wrestler (as Larry Sweeney) - Alex Whybrow
Wrestler (as Whacks) - Mark Pantalone
Alyssa's Roommate - Olivia Baseman
Ring Girl - Sakinah Bingham
Pete Nixon - Peter Bond
Fans at Table - Peter Conboy
Promoter - Mike Coughlin
Audience Member - Brandon DiCamillo
Ringside Fan - Bennett Dunn
Girl in Supermarket - Anna-Karin Eskilsson
Wrestling Fan - Jonathan Feria-Moreno
Fan at Convention - Evan Ginzburg
Strip Club Patron - Joe Huu
Wrestling Fan - Michael Anthony Joy
Ring Announcer - David Juskow
Wrestler - Cory Kastle
Strip Club Patron - Henry Kwan
Wrestling Fan - Marca Leigh
Autograph Mom - Jill Lord
Medic #2 - Michael Marino
Wrestler - Ryan McGonagle
Mary (bartender) - Kathrina Miccio
Wrestling Fan - Rafaela Ochoa
Front Row Fan - Kameron Omidian
Wrestler - Robert Oppel
Samoan Wrestler in CZW Locker Room - Arthur E. Pittman Jr.
Ring Announcer (voice) - Robert Rosen
Wrestler - Joe Ruby
Wrestling Fan - Vincent James Russo
Ring Girl - Cameo Sherrell
Dancer - Erika Smith
Nurse with Needle - Marlene Smith
Strip Club Patron - Paul Thornton
Fan - Ryan Tygh
Deli Customer - Ben Van Bergen
Wrestling Fan - Bill Walters
Sumo Wrestler - Emmanuel Yarborough
Wrestler - John Zandig