Charlie Kenton (Hugh Jackman) is a two-bit trainer traveling the state fair circuit in a not-too-distant future. His line is robot fighting, a sport that has absorbed the audience for boxing, MMA and, apparently, demolition derby. After a tough match leaves Charlie 'bot-less, he gets news that his ex-girlfriend, with whom he had a son 11 years ago, has died. Charlie's relationship with the boy is summarized in the unconcerned, offhand way that he asks "Is he dead, too?" when... More >>>