Southpaw poster.jpg
Directed By
Antoine Fuqua
Produced By
Todd Black
Jason Blumenthal
Steve Tisch
Peter Riche
Alan Riche
Antoine Fuqua
Jerry Ye
Written By
Kurt Sutter
Jake Gyllenhaal
Forest Whitaker
Rachel McAdams
Edited By
John Refoua
Mauro Fiore
Music By
James Horner
WanDa Pictures
Riche Productions
Escape Artists
Fuqua Films
Distributed By
Release Date
July 24, 2015
Filming Location
United States
123 minutes
Rating R.gif

Southpaw is a 2015 American sports drama film directed by Antoine Fuqua and written by Kurt Sutter. The film stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Forest Whitaker, and Rachel McAdams. The film was released on July 24, 2015.

Plot[edit | edit source]

Billy "The Great" Hope (Jake Gyllenhaal), the reigning junior middleweight boxing champion, has an impressive career, a loving wife and daughter, and a lavish lifestyle. However, when tragedy strikes, Billy hits rock bottom, losing his family, his house and his manager. He soon finds an unlikely savior in Tick Willis (Forest Whitaker), a former fighter who trains the city's toughest amateur boxers. With his future on the line, Hope fights to reclaim the trust of those he loves the most.

Cast[edit | edit source]

  • Jake Gyllenhaal as Billy Hope
  • Forest Whitaker as Titus "Tick" Wills
  • Rachel McAdams as Maureen Hope
  • Naomie Harris as Angela Rivera
  • Victor Ortiz as Ramone
  • Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson as Jordan Mains
  • Tyrese Gibson
  • Miguel Gomez as Miguel "Magic" Cantu
  • Oona Laurence as Leila Hope
  • Beau Knapp as Jon Jon
  • Rita Ora
  • Clare Foley as Alice

Videos[edit | edit source]

Images[edit | edit source]

Soundtrack[edit | edit source]

  1. Cry for Love, Pt. 1 by James Horner (1:27)
  2. Kings Never Die (feat. Gwen Stefani) by Eminem (4:56)
  3. Beast [Southpaw Remix] (feat. Busta Rhymes, KXNG Crooked & Tech N9ne) by Rob Bailey & the Hustle Standard (4:39)
  4. This Corner by Denaun (3:53)
  5. What About the Rest of Us (feat. Rico Love) by Action Bronson & Joey Bada$$ (4:12)
  6. Raw by Bad Meets Evil (3:40)
  7. R.N.S. by Slaughterhouse (3:39)
  8. Wicked Games by The Weeknd (5:24)
  9. All I Think About by Bad Meets Evil (6:12)
  10. Drama Never Ends by 50 Cent (3:16)
  11. Mode (feat. Logic) by Prhyme (3:01)
  12. Notorious Thugs by The Notorious B.I.G. (6:07)
  13. Phenomenal by Eminem (4:42)
  14. Cry for Love, Pt. 2 by James Horner (1:33)

References[edit | edit source]

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