Is the Warrior movie real?

The Fighter was a true story; Warrior is entirely fictional. And where The Fighter was immersed in the familiar sweat and blood of boxing, Warrior’s arena is the newer one of mixed martial arts (MMA) — that punchy young sport currently elbow-striking its way into popular consciousness.

Who is Warrior movie based on?

Frank Grillo based his character on famed MMA trainer Greg Jackson. Grillo and Joel Edgerton trained and lived with Jackson at his New Mexico gym during pre-production.

What MMA fighters are in the movie Warrior?

Several actual fighters appear in the film, including Anthony Johnson, Yves Edwards, Nate Marquardt, Rashad Evans and Stephan Bonnar. Curiously, a fight announcer bears an uncanny resemblance to Joe Rogan.

Why did Tommy desert in Warrior?

Although Tommy becomes a national hero, his military records reveal that he deserted after his entire unit was killed in a friendly fire bombing; Tommy had been using his mother’s maiden name as his own surname to evade arrest for his desertion.

How much of the movie Warrior is true?

The Fighter was a true story; Warrior is entirely fictional. And where The Fighter was immersed in the familiar sweat and blood of boxing, Warrior’s arena is the newer one of mixed martial arts (MMA) — that punchy young sport currently elbow-striking its way into popular consciousness.


Videos

Warrior (2011) Movie Trailer HD – YouTube

WARRIOR (2011) | Behind the Scenes Featurette – YouTube

The Real Warrior Full South Indian Hindi Dubbed Movie


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