Most Popular "Body Building" Titles
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1. Cape Fear (1991)
R | 128 min | Crime, Thriller
A convicted rapist, released from prison after serving a fourteen-year sentence, stalks the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.
2. John Q (2002)
PG-13 | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
John Quincy Archibald takes a hospital emergency room hostage when his insurance won't cover his son's heart transplant.
4. Pumping Iron (1977)
PG | 85 min | Documentary, Sport
From Gold's Gym in Venice Beach California to the showdown in Pretoria, amateur and professional bodybuilders prepare for the 1975 Mr. Olympia and Mr. Universe contests in this ... See full summary »
5. Stay Hungry (1976)
R | 102 min | Drama, Comedy
A syndicate wants to buy a whole district to rebuild it. They've bought every house except the small gym "Olympic", where Mr. Austria Joe Santo prepares for the Mr. Universum championships ... See full summary »
R | 86 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
An action epic that explores the origins of the Aqua Teen Hunger Force (better known as Master Shake, Frylock, and Meatwad,) who somehow become pitted in a battle over an immortal piece of exercise equipment.
8. Demons 2 (1986)
Unrated | 88 min | Horror
A group of tenants and visitors are trapped in a 10-story high-rise apartment building infested with demons who proceed to hunt the dwindling humans down.
9. Uno (2004)
103 min | Drama
Uno is a story from inner-city Oslo about David, a twentyfive-year-old with few prospects for the future. His days are spent hanging around with petty criminals at an inner-city gym. Still,... See full summary »
10. Léolo (1992)
107 min | Comedy, Drama
Young Leo Lauzon is torn between two worlds - the squalid Montreal tenement that he inhabits with his severely dysfunctional (and largely insane) family, and the imaginative world that he ... See full summary »
11. Beefcake (1998)
97 min | Drama
This film looks at the 1950's muscle men's magazines and the representative industry that were popular supposedly as health and fitness magazines, but were in reality primarily being ... See full summary »
13. Pumping Iron II: The Women (1985)
107 min | Documentary, Sport
"Pumping Iron," the film that turned the obscure sport of male bodybuilding into an overnight phenomenon and made Arnold Schwarzenegger a star, broke the ground. Now, experience PUMPING ... See full summary »
14. Muscle Beach Party (1964)
95 min | Comedy, Musical
Local beach-goers find that their beach has been taken over by a businessman training a stable of body builders.
15. No Pain, No Gain (2004)
129 min | Comedy, Drama
The story of a bodybuilder who longs to be respected for his mind. Mike Zorillo, a small town Ohio champion bodybuilder with a genius IQ, journeys to the Mecca of bodybuilding, Los Angeles,... See full summary »
16. The Jayne Mansfield Story (1980 TV Movie)
100 min | Biography, Drama
The gaudy rise and dizzy fall of the last great Hollywood blonde bombshell: Jayne Mansfield.
17. Getting Physical (1984 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport
Chubby Kendall suffers from self-esteem issues due to her weight. She decides to take up female bodybuilding and ends up competing with the pros for the championship. However, her boyfriend and dad don't like her new tough look.
18. A Kid for Two Farthings (1955)
Approved | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
In a lower-class London community of small shops, open-air vendors and flea-marketers, Joe, a small boy, lives with his mother, Joanne, who works in and rooms above the Kandinsky tailor ... See full summary »
19. Athena (1954)
Passed | 95 min | Musical, Romance, Comedy
Attorney, Purdom, and singer, Damone, romance two sisters, Reynolds and Powell, who live with and are strongly influenced by eccentric, health oriented and star gazing grandparents.
20. Whatever It Takes (II) (1998)
R | 101 min | Action
Two Los Angeles cops go undercover to investigate the distribution of steroids to wrestlers and body builders.
21. More Than Murder (1984 TV Movie)
100 min | Action, Crime, Mystery
A high-stakes poker game is robbed and Pat intervenes as the thieves make their getaway. He is shot in the back and then framed as a drug dealer. Hammer makes it his job to clear Pat and find out who nearly killed him.
23. Raw Iron: The Making of 'Pumping Iron' (2002 TV Movie)
42 min | Documentary
A documentary on the making of "Pumping Iron" to celebrate its 25th anniversary. Aired on Cinemax.
24. Luna Park (1992)
111 min | Drama
Andrei is the head of a gang of antisemitic skinheads clinging to the old communist ideals in post-Communist Moscow. When he learns that his long lost father actually is a Jewish bohemian ... See full summary »
25. Life Kills Me (2002)
89 min | Drama
Based on Jack-Alain Léger's novel, this drama focuses on Paul and Daniel, two different brothers of North African origin, and their efforts to succeed in life. Paul has an university degree... See full summary »
26. The Hustler of Muscle Beach (1980 TV Movie)
100 min | Comedy, Drama
A slick promoter in the bodybuilding subculture of Venice Beach, California, finds what he considers a diamond in the rough: a dedicated but somewhat mentally challenged young man who wants... See full summary »
27. The Danish Experience (2003)
Qadry Al-Minyawi is a widowed husband and a father of four adult sons Mahmoud, Ibrahim, Abdulrahman and Hussien. When he is later appointed as the new minister of youth and sports, his old ... See full summary »
28. Posed for Murder (1989)
R | 90 min | Thriller
A model poses nude for men's magazines and acts in slasher movies. Her psycho bodybuilder boyfriend gets jealous and starts killing other men.
29. Supersize She (2004 TV Movie)
48 min | Documentary
Joanna is the youngest female body builder to get her 'pro' card at 20 years old. Born and bred in Cornwall she has moved to LA to pursue her dream to win 'Miss Olympia' the ultimate ... See full summary »
30. Iron and Beyond (2002 Video)
14 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
This short documentary explores just how the film Pumping Iron revolutionized the fitness industry and created an international icon in Arnold Schwarzenegger. It also touches on what Hollywood's idea of an action star was and is.
31. Icon Men: Rusty Jeffers - Arms, Chest, and Shoulders (2004 Video)
35 min | Documentary, Short
Marvel at Rusty Jeffers, the FIRST MUSCLE ICON model! Professional Bodybuilder Rusty Jeffers is the 2004 Masters Bodybuilding Nationals Overall Winner and the Latest IFBB Pro Card Winner! ... See full summary »
Star: Rusty Jeffers
32. Icon Men: Greg Plitt - Biceps Triceps and Abs (2006 Video)
60 min | Documentary
Biceps, Triceps & Abs Workout Fitness Cover Model Greg Plitt Shares His Complete Abdominal Workout and Complete Arm Workout Greg Plitt was a West Point graduate and an Army Ranger. The ... See full summary »
Star: Greg Plitt
34. Chickboxin' Underground (1999 Video)
Not Rated | 76 min | Action, Comedy
We are about to see, live and with plenty of (some real and some fake) advertisements, an underground championship of girls boxing, or more exactly, catch-weight mixed martial arts ... See full summary »
Writers: Scott McCormick, Mike Dennis, Mark Mocahbee, David A. Levy, Jeff Menke, Michael D. Fox, C.M. Brown | Director: Michael D. Fox | Stars: Tiffany Shepis, Jasi Cotton Lanier, Vicki Cole, Tina Manchise
36. Afghan Muscles (2006)
58 min | Documentary
The young men of Afghanistan have discovered the art of bodybuilding. In a country ravished by war, these men still hold on to their dreams; dreams of muscle, honour and fame - absolute control of the body in a world of chaos.
41. Limites (1998)
48 min | Documentary
An exploration of homoeroticism in male nude photography as told from the point of view of the photographer and his models.
45. Great Black Swamp Olde Time Strongman Picnic (2007 Video)
60 min | Sport
An American version of the cult classic "Extreme Kung Fu"! See shocking strength stunts and stunning displays of endurance. Cringe and admire as steel rods are bent, telephone books are ... See full summary »
Taboo USA (2013– )
TV-14 | 45 min | Documentary
A victim of illegal plastic surgery, a woman who is allergic to everything, a rare medical condition that causes hair-raising symptoms, and a real life "popeye" are all considered Taboo.
Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends (1998–2000)
50 min | Documentary
The Body-building episode was centered on USA body-building, but a lot of which was related to female fetish stuff, and specialty wrestling video producers.
Malcolm in the Middle (2000–2006)
Buseys Run Away
TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy
Lois finally gets Dewey out of the Buseys special needs class. In response to losing their new 'leader' they run away to be with him. Hal, still has no job and picks up a bunch of, dumb but nice, body builders for his latest manic craze.
Alien Nation (1989–1990)
47 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
Sikes and Francisco investigate possible steroid dealings at a gym. George must reconcile his and humanity's conceptions of manhood while he is pregnant.
Family Guy (1999– )
TV-14 | 30 min | Animation, Comedy
Stewie begins taking steroids after he is beat up by a baby girl, and Chris begins dating one of the most popular girls in the school.