“Bleed for This” is the inspirational story of World Champion boxer Vinny “The Pazmanian Devil” Pazienza. “Extra’s” Mario Lopez sat down for an interview with Vinny and Miles Teller, who portrays the pugilist in the movie.
Vinny “The Pazmanian Devil” Pazienza (Miles Teller), a local Providence boxer, shoots to stardom after winning two world title fights. After a near-fatal car accident leaves him with a broken neck, he is told he may never walk again. Against all odds and doctor’s orders, renowned trainer Kevin Rooney (Aaron Eckhart) agrees to help Vinny return to the ring just a year after the accident for what could be the last fight of his life. Based on a true story.