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Eklund requested for it to be spelled "Dicky" in the film so that it would match Micky Ward's name.
When Dickie is arrested and is jailed for a long stint, Mickey quits boxing and shacks up with feisty bartender Charlene (Amy Adams), much to his mother's and his seven sister's dismay.The Fighter is grounded in a very miserable reality, where poverty and crack-addiction is rife.Trained by his former-professional boxer half-brother Dickie (Christian Bale), Mickey is going from fight to fight making little money and usually getting his arse handed to him. Agent, Richie Di Maso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and the Mafia. sniper Chris Kyle's pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend.Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own. The Fighter is a drama about boxer "Irish" Micky Ward's unlikely road to the world light welterweight title.