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* BadassBoast: ''Tommy Kincaid, professional boxer''.



* BadassBoast: ''Tommy Kincaid, professional boxer''.


Up-and-coming sports reporter rescues a homeless man named "Champ" (Samuel L. Jackson) only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter named Erik (Josh Hartnett) reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family.

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Up-and-coming sports reporter rescues a homeless man named "Champ" (Samuel L. Jackson) (Creator/SamuelLJackson) only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter named Erik (Josh Hartnett) (Creator/JoshHartnett) reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family.


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* AbusiveParents 'Champ's father Used to hit him so hard that he gave him a big scar on his back.
* BadassBookworm: Champ could already see which boxer would win the fight, just by looking at their eyes.
* BadassBoast: ''Tommy Kincaid, professional boxer''.
* BadassPacifist: Champ tries as much as possible not to fight, but dont push him over the edge.
* BewareTheNiceOnes: The 'Champ' is generally a very friendly hobo who wishes no harm to anyone, but dont push him too far.

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* AbusiveParents 'Champ's father Used to hit him so hard that he gave him a big scar on his back.
back.
* BadassBookworm: Champ could already see which boxer would win the fight, just by looking at their eyes.
eyes.
* BadassBoast: ''Tommy Kincaid, professional boxer''.
boxer''.
* BadassPacifist: Champ tries as much as possible not to fight, but dont don't push him over the edge.
edge.
* BewareTheNiceOnes: The 'Champ' is generally a very friendly hobo who wishes no harm to anyone, but dont don't push him too far. far.



* NiceGuy: Tommy 'Champ' Kincaid. A fairly likeable guy who always puts on a cheerful additude. Erik proves to be a very nice guy too later on.
* RetiredBadass: Tommy 'Champ' Kincaid is a former Boxing Trainer, though he tries to live peacefully. He can still kick some ass if he gets pushed too far, though.

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* NiceGuy: Tommy 'Champ' Kincaid. A fairly likeable guy who always puts on a cheerful additude. attitude. Erik proves to be a very nice guy too later on.
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* RetiredBadass: Tommy 'Champ' Kincaid is a former Boxing Trainer, though he tries to live peacefully. He can still kick some ass if he gets pushed too far, though.



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* {{Badass}}: Tommy 'Champ' Kincaid.


* NeedsMoreLove: Champ lives on the street with people who come over start fights with him. Good thing the journalist became a friend of his.

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* BadassBookworm: Champ could already see which boxer would win the fight, just by looking at their eyes.

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* AbusiveParents 'Champ's father Used to hit him so hard that he gave him a big scar on his back.


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* BadassBoast: ''Tommy Kincaid, professional boxer''.



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* TookALevelInKindness: Erik becomes less selfish and more honest in the end of the movie.

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* TookALevelInKindness: Erik becomes less selfish and more honest in the end of the movie.movie.

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* TookALevelInKindness: Erik becomes less selfish and more honest in the end of the movie.

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* TookALevelInKindness: Erik becomes less selfish and more honest in the end of the movie.

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Up-and-coming sports reporter rescues a homeless man named "Champ" (Samuel L. Jackson) only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter named Erik (Josh Hartnett) reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family.

* {{Badass}}: Tommy 'Champ' Kincaid.
* BadassPacifist: Champ tries as much as possible not to fight, but dont push him over the edge.
* BewareTheNiceOnes: The 'Champ' is generally a very friendly hobo who wishes no harm to anyone, but dont push him too far.
* {{Jerkass}}: The guys who beat up ''Champ'' for fun. In other words, {{Sadist}}s.
* NeedsMoreLove: Champ lives on the street with people who come over start fights with him. Good thing the journalist became a friend of his.
* NiceGuy: Tommy 'Champ' Kincaid. A fairly likeable guy who always puts on a cheerful additude. Erik proves to be a very nice guy too later on.
* RetiredBadass: Tommy 'Champ' Kincaid is a former Boxing Trainer, though he tries to live peacefully. He can still kick some ass if he gets pushed too far, though.
* TookALevelInKindness: Erik becomes less selfish and more honest in the end of the movie.

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