The Calcium Kid
The Calcium Kid is a British mockumentary comedy film which was released in 2004. It stars Orlando Bloom as a milkman and amateur boxer. Billie Piper and Michael Peña are also featured. It is directed by Alex De Rakoff and produced by Working Title Films.
Jimmy Connelly is a milkman who is thrust into the spotlight after a brutal fighter, Pete Wright, gets injured. Under manager Herbie Bush, Jimmy must fight the middleweight champion of the world, Jose Mendez.
|author||Alex De Rakoff Derek Boyle Raymond Friel|
|director||Alex De Rakoff|
|keywords||clean fascist fight film film crew force held hostage injured knockout knocks out locker room pray press conference record train|
|musicBy||The Boilerhouse Boys|
|productionCompany||StudioCanal Working Title Films Working Title Films#WT2 Productions|
|theme||mockumentary sports comedy|