Lowell High sports cuts could total n...

Lowell High sports cuts could total nearly $85G

There are 10 comments on the Lowell Sun story from Jun 12, 2009, titled Lowell High sports cuts could total nearly $85G. In it, Lowell Sun reports that:

Will it nail time-tested boxing-movie themes on the noggin, gaining traction within a genre crowded with classics? Filming is set to begin July 6 on The Fighter, a biopic starring Mark Wahlberg as Micky Ward, the former rock-jawed junior welterweight champion from the Highlands of Lowell.

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Love the city

Medford, MA

#1 Jun 12, 2009
I'm 1 person from Lowell who will not be seeing the movie. I won't glorify Ward and his Lo-life family. If Hollywood wants to glorify someone from Lowell why don't they make a movie about a men of courage like Paul Tsongas.
dude

United States

#2 Jun 12, 2009
thanks for sharing that
sk1ds

Lowell, MA

#3 Jun 12, 2009
It's a movie and movies about people with drama is interesting. I'll definitely rent it out of redbox.
Love the city wrote:
I'm 1 person from Lowell who will not be seeing the movie. I won't glorify Ward and his Lo-life family. If Hollywood wants to glorify someone from Lowell why don't they make a movie about a men of courage like Paul Tsongas.
The Patriot

Harvard, MA

#4 Jun 13, 2009
I hope everyone is being paid up front.
Joey

Windham, NH

#5 Jun 13, 2009
I don:t know a movie about mickey ward,he relly was not that good a fighter,Who did he really fight 2nd string fighters.

Since: May 08

United States

#7 Jun 26, 2009
I think it will be cool to see lowell, ma on the big screen.

Since: Sep 07

Lowell

#8 Jun 26, 2009
susie08 wrote:
I think it will be cool to see lowell, ma on the big screen.
I thought they were shooting the movie in Canada?

Since: May 08

United States

#9 Jun 26, 2009
Miss_Lakeey wrote:
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I thought they were shooting the movie in Canada?
Huh I didnt hear that
Katie

Nashua, NH

#11 Jun 29, 2009
Anyone know where abouts in Lowell they'll be shooting? I heard around Bridge St.
LULA

AOL

#12 Jul 9, 2009
You can Go to the web site BeInAMovie.com to be an unpaid extra in Lowell on July 14, 15 or 16. I'm gonna do to on July 16 for THE FIGHTER!

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