“The Fighter” took home some big prizes, but the day after the show much of the buzz surrounding the film’s Best Supporting Actress win was around Melissa Leo’s acceptance speech.
By contrast with a lot of the product they put out, “The Fighter” is Hollywood at its best, telling a real story about the real lives of real people.
Supporting actors Christian Bale and Melissa Leo both won Academy Awards for the Lowell-based film “The Fighter.”
The Lowell-based boxing drama “The Fighter” was nominated for seven Academy Awards Tuesday, including best picture.
Movies shot in Cambridge and Lowell were big winners at the Golden Globes Sunday night.