Foxcatcher Review

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Foxcatcher is a biographical drama film based on the olympic gold medalist US wrestler Mark Schultz’s (Channing Tatum) memoir which entails his recruitment from wealthy wrestling enthusiast John E du Pont (Steve Carrell). His brother Dave (Mark Ruffalo) has a pivotal role in the film which explores the relationship between the trio and the consequent More...

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