What are the best boxing films?

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    Rocky is a sports movie directed by John G. Avildsen starring Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, and Burt Young. Released in 1976, this film won Best Picture, Best Director and Best Film Editing at the 49th Academy Awards.


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    Phillip Willis
    Written on February 18, 2019
    "Who would ever forget the Rocky Balboa? When it comes to boxing films, this is a given spot and Sylvester Stallone is a great actor for portraying in this movie. "
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    #2Requiem for a Heavyweight

    Requiem for a Heavyweight

    Requiem for a Heavyweight is a sports movie directed by Ralph Nelson starring Anthony Quinn, Jackie Gleason, and Mickey Rooney. This film was based on a teleplay written by Rod Serling. 


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    Madison Bowman
    Written on February 18, 2019
    "The teleplay is really good but I was amazed by the film version of it. The actor gave justice to the role. 👍"
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    #3Raging Bull

    Raging Bull

    Raging Bull is directed by Martin Scorsese and released in 1980. It features Robert De Niro, Cathy Moriarty, Joe Pesci. the story is a biography of Jake LaMotta as he destroys his life through his career.


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    Micky Yu
    Written on February 18, 2019
    "I'm a big fan of Scorsese's films and this one is at the top of my list. Since I know the director from making action movies, I didn't know that he can also pull off a boxing film! 😎"
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    #4Fat City

    Fat City

    Fat City is a sports drama movie directed by John Huston and released in 1972. Starring Stacy Keach, Jeff Bridges, and Susan Tyrrell, this film was based on a novel of the same name by Leonard Gardner. 


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    Angela Hunt
    Written on February 18, 2019
    "I love classic films and that's why I discovered Fat City. Didn't expect that a tragedy will happen. But for a boxing film, it depicts the reality in this kind of sports. "
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    #5Million Dollar Baby

    Million Dollar Baby

    Million Dollar Baby is a 2004 sports drama film directed, co-produced, and scored by Clint Eastwood, and stars Eastwood, Hilary Swank, and Morgan Freeman.


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    Joyce Barnett
    Written on February 18, 2019
    "Finally! I stumbled a boxing film with a female boxer in it. This is the reason why Hillary Swank became my girl crush. 😍"
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    Creed is a sports and drama film directed by Ryan Coogler. It was first released on November 19, 2015, by MGM Studios with an MPAA rating of PG-13. It starred Michael B. Jordan, Anthony Bellen, Phylicia Rashad, and Sylvester Stallone.


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    Saúl González
    Written on February 18, 2019
    "Compared to the sequel, this is way much better. Aside from winning a lot of movie awards, there's also the participation of Rocky Balboa in it. "
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    Undisputed is a 2002 American drama sports film written, produced and directed by Walter Hill. Starring Wesley Snipes and Ving Rhames, this movie follows the story of boxing champion George Chambers. 


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    Lorenzo Vásquez
    Written on February 18, 2019
    "Undisputed was just okay with me for a boxing film. I was more focused on Ving Rhames and Wesley Snipes' dynamic in it. "
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    #8Cinderella Man

    Cinderella Man

    Cinderella Man is a biopic sports drama movie directed by Ron Howard. Released in 2005, the movie was based on the life of James J. Braddock. It starred Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Paul Giamatti, Craig Bierko, and Paddy Considine.


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    Anna Snyder
    Written on February 18, 2019
    "Russell Crowe was my celeb crush and that's why I watched all his movies including this one. Cinderella Man is really a good boxing film and it's still a shame that it didn't win an Academy Award. 🤦‍♂️"


Best What are the best boxing films
1RockyMovies 4 Paid
2Requiem for a HeavyweightMovies 1 Paid
3Raging BullMovies 0 Paid
4Fat CityMovies 0 Paid
5Million Dollar BabyMovies 0 Paid
6CreedMovies 0 Paid
7UndisputedMovies 0 Paid
8Cinderella ManMovies 0 Paid

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