Embattled (2020)

Genres - Action, Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Sports Drama  |   Release Date - Nov 20, 2020 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 117 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - R
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Synopsis by Olivia Cantor

In this sports-focused drama, Cash (Stephen Dorff) is an aggressive father who abandoned his family years ago when his second son was born with a developmental disorder. Over the years, he has made a successful career as an MMA fighter, where he can unleash his anger at the world in the octagon. His firstborn, Jett (Darren Mann), grew up to become an MMA fighter himself. Father and son soon find themselves face to face in the cage, ready to battle each other and their respective personal demons. Directed by Nick Sarkisov. Co-starring Elizabeth Reaser, Drew Starkey, and Donald Faison.

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abuse, father, father-figure, journey, mixed-martial-arts, son