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Hands of Stone
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Hands of Stone They called boxing great Roberto Durán “Manos de Piedra," so it's understandable that the new biopic about him should be called “Hands of Stone." And yet, it's not the best title for this dramatic treatment, which repeatedly makes the po...... Read the full review

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