An estranged brother and sister are forced on the road when the grandmother they've been sent to place into a home flees to Seattle. Little does grandma know that she's hauling her granddaughter's secret marijuana buy in the trunk of her car.
Jonathan Demme directs this joyous, unrelentlessly kitchy celebration of 50's America: opportunity, rock 'n' roll, and the road. He follows three generations of women and the men they pick up, for a crime spree from California to the old family homestead in Arkansas.
Based on the tumultuous real-life experiences of legendary boxing champion Jake LaMotta. “The Bronx Bull” chronicles his rise as a world-class boxer and his struggles with life outside of the ring, offering an unflinchingly honest look into the heart of a champion.