Picture from Against the Ropes (2004)
Overall C

With her characteristically disheveled hair, Meg Ryan dons the role of Jackie Kallen, one of the most successful female boxing managers in the world.

Violence B-
Sexual Content C+
Profanity C-
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13 For crude language, violence, brief sensuality and some drug material.

Talk to your kids about…

Against the Ropes (2004)

What do you think motivated Jackie to pursue a career as a boxing manager? Why are some women compelled to compete in male dominated arenas rather than female associations?

How did the spotlight affect Jackie? What are some of the challenges of success and fame?