Thursday, June 5, 2008

Darren Aronofksy's 'The Wrestler' New Images

Twitch has posted two pic's from Darren Aronofksy latest The Wrestler, starring Mickey Rourke in the lead joined by Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood, Judah Friedlander and a whole host of wrestlers from ECW and CZW set to be released sometime in 2009.

The Wrestler is about Randy "Ram" Robinson (Rourke) a retired professional wrestler from the 1980s who is forced to retire after a heart attack threatens to kill him the next time he wrestles. Robinson begins a job at a deli, moves in with an aging stripper, and attempts to form a relationship with her son. However, Robinson is drawn to the prospect of a rematch with his old wrestling nemesis the Ayatollah, even though the fight may cost him his life