The Ropes is an inside look into the hilarious, yet explosive world of nightclub bouncing. The series follows the charismatic young Martin, who hustles his way into a job as a bouncer only to be taken under the wing of Big Vic, the club's legendary head bouncer who prides himself on being the epitome of a fighter and ladies man. But soon, Martin is lured into the nefarious underworld by Les, another bouncer with his own crooked outlook. It's then that Martin must wrestle with his head and heart as he navigates a world shaped by bribes, beautiful women, but most importantly brotherhood.
Runtime: 30 minutes
The Ropes - On the Ropes - Netflix
On the Ropes is a 1999 American documentary film directed by Nanette Burstein and Brett Morgen. The film follows the career of three young boxers and their coach.
The Ropes - Awards - Netflix
Jury Prize, Urbanworld Film Festival, Best Documentary, 1999 Special Jury Prize, Sundance Film Festival, Documentary, 1999 Silver Spire, San Francisco International Film Festival, Film & Video - Society and Culture-U.S., 1999 IDA Award, International Documentary Association, Feature Documentaries, 1999 DGA Award, Directors Guild of America, Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary, 2000 SFFCC Awards, Santa Fe Film Critics Circle Awards, Best Documentary, 2000