Release date:September 7, 2012
(New Orleans; LA release: Sept. 13)
MPAA Rating:R (for strong brutal violence, language, sexuality and some drug use)
Screenwriters:Chris Sivertson, Nathan Grubbs
Starring:Nathan Grubbs, Marc Senter, Bryan Batt
Based on true events, "Brawler" is the gripping tale of two brothers caught in the web of a vicious, bone-breaking underground “fight club” set on mob-run New Orleans riverboats. Sidelined by an injury incurred while protecting his young brother, underground fighter Charlie Fontaine feels blindsided when he discovers his brother having sex on his couch with his new wife, Kat. Fueled by rage, a determined Charlie makes plans to get back in the ring and take on his brother in a fight to the death.