Million Dollar Baby A drama of tough excitement and surprise, even grace. Maggie (Hilary Swank), a diner waitress, works out at the dilapidated gym run by Frankie (Clint… Million Dollar Baby A drama of tough excitement and surprise, even grace. Maggie (Hilary Swank), a diner waitress, works out at the dilapidated gym run by Frankie (Clint… 2004-12-15 PG-13 PT132M Drama Sports Clint Eastwood Hilary Swank Jay Baruchel Morgan Freeman Anthony Mackie Warner Bros.
Movie Review

Million Dollar Baby (2004)

MPAA Rating: PG-13
EW's GRADE
A-

Details Limited Release: Dec 15, 2004; Rated: PG-13; Length: 132 Minutes; Genres: Drama, Sports; With: Clint Eastwood and Hilary Swank; Distributor: Warner Bros.; More

A drama of tough excitement and surprise, even grace. Maggie (Hilary Swank), a diner waitress, works out at the dilapidated gym run by Frankie (Clint Eastwood), then pesters the crusty ringside veteran into managing her. If you think you know where Eastwood's film is headed — have no fear, you don't.

Originally posted Jan 10, 2005 Published in issue #801 Jan 14, 2005 Order article reprints