As a lifelong wrestling fan, someone who occasionally
wastes weekend evenings glued to Raw and Smackdown on JackTV, and who still visits wrestling news sites
a couple of times a week, I'd been looking forward to Darren Aronofsky's "The Wrestler." I've heard so many good things
about it, and in the stills for the film, Micky Rourke actually does look like a washed-up wrestler from the '80s:
Last week, the AV Club had an interesting chat with Aronofsky
about the process of making the film, while Slate has a rave review of the film
by none other than former WWE champ Mick Foley.
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