Top 12 Boxing Movies to Check Out!

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1.
The Fighter (2010)
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A look at the early years of boxer "Irish" Micky Ward and his brother who helped train him before going pro in the mid 1980s. (116 mins.)
“ THE FIGHTER

A look at the early years of boxer "Irish" Micky Ward and his brother who helped train him before going pro in the mid 1980s.

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2.
Knuckle (2011 Documentary)
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An epic 12-year journey into the brutal and secretive world of Irish Traveler bare-knuckle fighting. This film follows a history of violent feuding between rival clans. (97 mins.)
Director: Ian Palmer
“ KNUCKLE

Documentary examining the savage world of bare-knuckle boxing and how the brutal fighting style is employed by members of feuding Irish Traveller Clans to settle disputes.

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3.
Nightwolf (2011)
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A boy who has always believed in the fairness of sport and in the discipline of the martial arts, an evil loan shark who has no respect for anyone... (67 mins.)
“ NIGHTWOLF

Modern gladiators fight for money, fame and glory in an Italian underground world of shadows and blood, sweat and flesh, ambition and cruelty. ” - Tommy_Swanhaus
 
4.
Boxing Gym (2010 Documentary)
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Explores the world of a boxing gym in Austin, Texas, dwelling on the discipline of training as people from all walks of life aspire to reach their personal best. (91 mins.)
“ BOXING GYM

Master Documentarian Frederick Wiseman explores the world of a boxing gym in Austin, Texas, dwelling on the discipline of training as people from all walks of life aspire to reach their personal best. ” - Tommy_Swanhaus
 
5.
K.O. (2011 Short Film)
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Kelly Olmeda, former boxer, now trainer, has experienced plenty of pain in the sport that he loves. With an opportunity at hand and the help of a friend, Kelly will face his fears. What he doesn't realize is that it will take more than hard work to do so. (16 mins.)
Director: Dan Basone
“ K.O.

A boxing story about an injured young man will need a lot more than training to overcome his fears. ” - Tommy_Swanhaus
 
6.
China Heavyweight (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary on rural teenagers in southwestern China who are recruited as their country's next Olympic hopefuls, with a focus on the coach Qi Moxiang. (94 mins.)
Director: Yung Chang
“ CHINA HEAVYWEIGHT

Banned for being “too American” by Chairman Mao, the sport of boxing has had a difficult time getting off the ground in China. One man wishes to change that. Deep within rural China, boxing master Qi Moxiang is hard at work transforming impoverished farmers into future Olympians. Yung Chang’s latest documentary follows Coach Qi and his pupils as they punch their way off the farm in hopes of paving brighter lives for themselves amidst a volatile Chinese landscape. ” - Tommy_Swanhaus
 
7.
Knockout (2011)
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A retired boxer tries to help a new student, Matthew Miller, who is being targeted by bullies. While learning to box and stand up to his tormentors the young boxer must learn to overcome his tumultuous past. (90 mins.)
Director: Anne Wheeler
 
8.
Cinderella Man (2005)
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The story of James Braddock, a supposedly washed-up boxer who came back to become a champion and an inspiration in the 1930s. (144 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
 
9.
Million Dollar Baby (2004)
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A determined woman works with a hardened boxing trainer to become a professional. (132 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
10.
Warrior (2011)
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The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother. (140 mins.)
Director: Gavin O'Connor
 
11.
The Hurricane (1999)
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The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence. (146 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
 
12.
Ali (2001)
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A biography of sports legend Muhammad Ali, focusing on his triumphs and controversies between 1964 and 1974. (157 mins.)
Director: Michael Mann