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Guy Ritchie (director) got his bjj black belt

Discussion in 'Grappling Technique' started by TX Fighter, Aug 16, 2015.

  1. TX Fighter Green Belt

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    ... from Renzo Gracie. I remember reading years ago that he was a purple belt. Renzo said Guy trains very regularly and had been a brown for about 8 years.

    His movies are awesome and he's got a unique style and coolness in his films. Check them out! Snatch, lock stock, etc.
     
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    By the way, Snatch is one of my favorite movies. And I haven't seen his newest film (The Man from UNCLE), but am sure its got some pretty stunning visual effects.

    Guy seems like a cool dude. Now a black belt, would have to add him to the top 5 celebs that I'd want to hang out with
     
  3. HelloJapan Talking loud and saying nothing. Platinum Member

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    cool

    snatch is awesome
     
  5. TX Fighter Green Belt

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    Love it

    Revolver had great visuals. Despite a weaker story, still worth watching
     
  6. the heed Look at the size of that boy's heed.

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    I thought Revolver was his weakest movie...
    Interested in seeing what he does with King Arthur.
     
  7. Knock Out Ned el mero mero

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    When I was a white belt, I remember someone on here making a thread about him being a blue belt and posting some comp. pics of him.

    That would put him at about the 10 year mark as far as training goes.

    Pretty cool.
     
  8. Headkicktoleg Titanium Belt

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    Nice. I guess that explains the grappling in Sherlock Holmes.
     
  9. 1PBCE1 Orange Belt

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    At the premier for your now hollywood movie, and Renzo turns up to give you your black belt.

    Must be nice!

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  10. seatea Black Belt

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    Lots of people from the UK's judo/BJJ world play extras in his films. A couple of months ago there was a post on the UK BJJ Underground Facebook group asking for extras for Ritchie's King Arthur film.
     
  11. Queen B He / Him / His

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    Somebody tell him its pretty douchey to wear a black belt without a gi
     
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    years ago in LA he was directing a pilot on Supreme Court or something I was an Extra, talked to him and his training body for a good while, they were browns in BJJ and blacks in Judo I do believe.
     

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