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Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)

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113 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

Boxer Rocky Graziano's biopic, based on his autobiography, from childhood to his World Middleweight Championship title win at age 28 in 1947.
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Ernest Lehman (screenplay) | Rocky Graziano (autobiography) | Rowland Barber (with)
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$ 1,920,000
Gross (USA)
$ 1,915,000
Gross (World)
$ 3,360,000
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Jul 3, 1956 (United States)

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7.5 / 10 | 6,500 votes