Picks and Pans Review: The Toronto Film Festival's Comeback Kid

UPDATED 09/29/2008 at 01:00 AM EDT Originally published 09/29/2008 at 01:00 AM EDT

Mickey Rourke, Oscar nominee? I'm a believer. With his moving portrayal of a washed-up pro grappler reluctant to hang up his tights in The Wrestler, the actor body slams his way to a sure nomination. A hit with both critics and audiences during the festival's second week, The Wrestler is due in December.

Your Reaction

Follow Us

On Newsstands Now

Robin Roberts: How Loved Saved Me
  • Robin Roberts: How Loved Saved Me
  • Emma and Andrew: All About Hollywood's Cutest Couple
  • Prince George! More Yummy Photos

Pick up your copy on newsstands

Click here for instant access to the Digital Magazine

Advertisement

From Our Partners

Watch It

Editors' Picks

From Our Partners



Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters