Based on true events, Foxcatcher tells the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multi-millionaire and two champion wrestlers. When Olympic Gold Medal winning wrestler Mark Schultz (Channing Tatum) is invited by wealthy heir John du Pont (Steve Carell) to move on to the du Pont estate and help form a team to train for the 1988 Seoul Olympics at his new state-of-the-art training facility, Schultz jumps at the opportunity, hoping to focus on his training and finally step out of the shadow of his revered brother, Dave (Mark Ruffalo). Driven by hidden needs, du Pont sees backing Schultz's bid for Gold and the chance to "coach" a world-class wrestling team as an opportunity to gain the elusive respect of his peers and, more importantly, his disapproving mother (Vanessa Redgrave). Flattered by the attention and entranced by du Pont's majestic world, Mark comes to see his benefactor as a father figure and grows increasingly ...
Channing Tatum....Mark Schultz
Mark Ruffalo....David Schultz
Sienna Miller....Nancy Schultz
Vanessa Redgrave....Jean du Pont
Anthony Michael Hall....Jack
Guy Boyd....Henry Beck
Brett Rice....Fred Cole
Jackson Frazer....Alexander Schultz
Samara Lee....Danielle Schultz
Francis J. Murphy III....Wayne Kendall
David Bennett....Documentary Director
Lee Perkins....Corporal Daly
Robert Haramia....Banquet Guest
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