Foxcatcher is based on real events that the main character John du Pont. The young man is rich, he inherited a huge fortune, but he is not all right with his head. He had a crazy mother and John from childhood traumatized psyche. He lives in a luxurious house, has everything he wants and at the same time enjoys sports. The guy decided to build a huge gym, which is fully equipped for training athletes. John brings to his Mark Schultz, engaged in freestyle wrestling, whose life consists not entirely successful, and invited him to train in his gym for the Olympics. Mark has no choice, and he agrees. Besides the guy jealous of his brother Dave, who in the struggle had reached a certain height. John wants to be a coach, and I am sure that his team will take all Olympic medals. DuPont is paranoid and sometimes doesn't seem to know what he's doing. His training methods are not amenable to explanation. It gives the Brand drugs, and awarding significant amounts of money. Learning about such training, Dave decided to intervene, but to communicate with inadequate John is dangerous. DuPont is furious and completely mad.