- compiled by Jeffrey Overstreet Copyright Christianity Today International
- 2002 1 Jan
Less than a year after
Anne Navarro (Catholic News) says, "Hill feebly attempts to inject some gravitas into the tedious film, but the result is a wafer-thin plot which broadcasts its narrative turns from miles away. The cardboard characters are so stereotypical as to be laughable. Screenwriters Hill and David Giler must have failed their SATs, since their vocabulary is limited to curses and grunts."
Holly McClure (Crosswalk) says, "I'm not a fan of boxing in real life, but I have to admit that I enjoy a good boxing movie. This is not one of them.