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1. Rocky (1976)

PG | 120 min | Drama, Sport

8.1
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69 Metascore

Rocky Balboa, a small-time boxer, gets a supremely rare chance to fight heavy-weight champion Apollo Creed in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.

Director: John G. Avildsen | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers

Votes: 422,257 | Gross: $117.24M

2. Rocky II (1979)

PG | 119 min | Drama, Sport

7.2
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61 Metascore

Rocky struggles in family life after his bout with Apollo Creed, while the embarrassed champ insistently goads him to accept a challenge for a rematch.

Director: Sylvester Stallone | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers

Votes: 153,931 | Gross: $6.39M

3. The Challenger (I) (2015)

PG-13 | 95 min | Drama, Sport

5.6
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A Bronx boxer fights his way to a better life.

Director: Kent Moran | Stars: Kent Moran, Michael Clarke Duncan, S. Epatha Merkerson, Justin Hartley

Votes: 1,027 | Gross: $0.02M

4. Against the Ropes (2004)

PG-13 | 111 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

5.3
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36 Metascore

A fictional story inspired by North America's most famous female boxing promoter, Jackie Kallen. Her struggle to survive and succeed in a male dominated sport.

Director: Charles S. Dutton | Stars: Meg Ryan, Omar Epps, Charles S. Dutton, Tony Shalhoub

Votes: 6,165 | Gross: $5.88M

5. Facing Ali (2009)

R | 100 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

8.1
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Ten of Muhammad Ali's former rivals pay tribute to the three-time world heavyweight champion.

Director: Pete McCormack | Stars: George Chuvalo, Henry Cooper, George Foreman, Joe Frazier

Votes: 2,860

6. Cain and Mabel (1936)

Approved | 90 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.7
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A talented boxer and a gifted dancer hope to increase their waning popularity by inventing a fictitious love affair for the benefit of the tabloids.

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Marion Davies, Clark Gable, Allen Jenkins, Roscoe Karns

Votes: 1,450

7. WrestleMania XXIV (2008 TV Special)

TV-14 | 240 min | Sport

7.9
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The Rated-R Superstar Edge attempts to do the unthinkable by becoming the first man to ever defeat the Undertaker at WrestleMania. For the second year in a row, Undertaker is looking to ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn | Stars: Mark Calaway, Adam Copeland, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Paul Wight

Votes: 1,059

8. Young Man of Manhattan (1930)

Passed | 79 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.6
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Two flappers (Claudette Colbert and Ginger Rogers) try to get their newspaper reporter boyfriends to pay attention to them.

Director: Monta Bell | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Norman Foster, Ginger Rogers, Charles Ruggles

Votes: 89

9. Joe Palooka, Champ (1946)

Passed | 70 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

6.1
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Manager Knobby Walsh discovers young hunk Joe Palooka and trains him to fight the champ. Mobsters try to make life tough for Joe and his socialite girlfriend Anne. Cameos by several boxing stars.

Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Leon Errol, Joe Kirkwood Jr., Elyse Knox, Eduardo Ciannelli

Votes: 14

10. Rocky 3 in the Playroom (2012 Video)

6 min | Short, Comedy, Sport

8.4
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Stars: James Fildes, Jessica Fildes

Votes: 5

11. Survivor Series (2007 TV Special)

Action, Sport

6.5
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Director: Kevin Dunn | Stars: Ken Anderson, Hassan Assad, Dave Bautista, Barbie Blank

Votes: 89

12. WWE Bad Blood (2003 TV Special)

Action, Sport

6.5
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In this epic battle between many superstars, titles will be won and lost, new rivalrys will be formed and hero's will rise.

Director: Kevin Dunn | Stars: Steve Austin, Rodney Begnaud, Eric Bischoff, Jonathan Coachman

Votes: 146

13. They Never Come Back (1932)

Passed | 64 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.3
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Prizefighter Jimmy Nolan, facing an opportunity to get a championship fight, is knocked out when he sustains what is apparently a permanent injury to his arm. From there, Nolan's path leads... See full summary »

Director: Fred C. Newmeyer | Stars: Regis Toomey, Dorothy Sebastian, Edward Woods, Greta Granstedt

Votes: 40

14. The Color of Money (2004 Video)

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Stars: Efren 'Bata' Reyes, Earl Strickland

15. Joe Louis: America's Hero... Betrayed (2008 TV Movie)

75 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

7.2
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An American story. Traces the career of Joe Louis (1914-1981) within the context of American racial consciousness: his difficulty getting big fights early in his career, the pride of ... See full summary »

Stars: Joe Louis, Joe Louis Barrow Jr., Randy Roberts, Dick Gregory

Votes: 114

16. Hollywood Stadium Mystery (1938)

Approved | 66 min | Mystery, Romance, Sport

6.4
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A boxer is killed in the ring, and the only clue is a tune that a man was whistling.

Director: David Howard | Stars: Neil Hamilton, Evelyn Venable, Jimmy Wallington, Barbara Pepper

Votes: 87

17. Sky Sports World Championship Boxing (1989– )

Sport

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Live Sky Sports coverage of world title fights, eliminators and undercard matches.

Stars: Adam Smith, Katie Taylor, Eddie Hearn, Michael Buffer

18. Fight of the Century (1971 TV Movie)

Sport

7.8
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World championship heavyweight boxing live from Madison Square Garden in New York City as the defending champion, Joe Frazier, takes on the undefeated challenger, Muhammad Ali.

Stars: Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, Johnny Addie, Woody Allen

Votes: 23

19. Keep Punching (1939)

Approved | 81 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.0
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Henry Jackson, known as Little Dynamite, is a Golden Gloves champion, who agrees to turn professional when approached by fight manager Ed Watson, despite the opposition raised by his father... See full summary »

Director: John Clein | Stars: Henry Armstrong, Willie Bryant, Mae E. Johnson, Hamtree Harrington

Votes: 24

20. WWE One Night Stand (2007 TV Special)

Not Rated | 360 min | Sport

6.9
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Director: Kevin Dunn | Stars: Mike Alfonso, Dave Bautista, Shelton Benjamin, Chris Benoit

Votes: 145

21. The Big Fight (1930)

Passed | Action, Drama, Romance

5.0
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Based on the David Belasco stage production of the Max Marcin play in which heavyweight-champion Jack Dempsey played the role of the fighter, Tiger: This "behind-the-scenes look of a ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Lang | Stars: Lola Lane, Ralph Ince, Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams, Stepin Fetchit

Votes: 6

22. Joe Palooka in The Squared Circle (1950)

Approved | 63 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.6
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Joe is witness to a mob killing. Two of the killers are after him. He is drugged before the big fight which is watched on TV by his manager Knobby and the thugs who are holding Knobby hostage.

Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Joe Kirkwood Jr., James Gleason, Lois Hall, Edgar Barrier

Votes: 11

23. Black Widow vs. the Magician (2004 Video)

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Stars: Efren 'Bata' Reyes, Jeanette Lee

24. Pound for Pound (2006– )

Sport

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Stars: Bert Batawang, Michael Domingo, Rocky Fuentes, Edgar Gabejan

25. Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Randolph Turpin (1951)

53 min | Documentary, Sport

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Footage of the 1951 World Middleweight Boxing Championship bout between titleholder Sugar Ray Robinson and British challenger Randolph Turpin, which resulted in a stunning upset when the little-known Turpin defeated Robinson for the title.

Stars: Jimmy Powers, Sugar Ray Robinson, Randolph Turpin

26. Pacquiao vs. Hatton: The Battle of East and West (2009 TV Movie)

Action, Sport

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Director: Leigh Simons | Stars: Manny Pacquiao, Ricky Hatton, Rodrigo Aguilar, Bob Arum

Votes: 10

27. Ali: Still the Greatest (2012– )

Sport

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Des Lynam and Barry McGuigan look back at some of Muhammad Ali's greatest fights.

Stars: Desmond Lynam, Barry McGuigan, Reg Gutteridge, Leon Spinks

Votes: 6

28. The Story of the Rumble in the Jungle (2014 Video)

4 min | Short, Sport

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Stars: Lonnie Ali, Jim Brown, George Foreman, Muhammad Ali

29. No Fear: The Manny Pacquiao Story (2004 Video)

92 min | Documentary, Action, Sport

8.0
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Thanks to his fierce reputation as an aggressive left-handed slugger and his status as a two-time world champion, boxer Manny Pacquiao is recognized as one of the hardest punchers in any weight class and a national hero.

Star: Manny Pacquiao

Votes: 9

30. The Swellhead (1930)

Passed | 70 min | Romance, Sport

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A young fighter, Bill Hickey, achieves success through the help and support of his friends and, once he does, he gets a big case of 'swellhead.' And then he loses his friends, loses his ... See full summary »

Director: James Flood | Stars: James Gleason, Johnnie Walker, Marion Shilling, Natalie Kingston

31. The Knockout Parade (1953)

Approved | 48 min | Action, Sport

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A compilation film taken from fight-clips of the International Boxing Club. The film has sports-announcer Bill Corum prefacing and narrating clips from top boxing bouts of the past. ... See full summary »

Director: Joe Roberts | Stars: Bill Corum, Ezzard Charles, Sugar Ray Robinson, Rocky Graziano

32. Randy Turpin vs. Bobo Olson (1953)

Approved | 22 min | Short, Action, Sport

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This short features the October, 1953 Middleweight Title Fight between Britain's "Randy" Turpin---never fighting as Randoplh Turpin, even in his 1951 bout with "Sugar Ray" Robinson---... See full summary »

Director: Joe Roberts | Stars: Bill Corum, Randolph Turpin, Carl 'Bobo' Olson, Ruby Goldstein

33. Pacquiao vs Barrera Fight (2004 Video)

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Star: Manny Pacquiao

34. The Battle of Cebu: Moment of Truth (2007 TV Movie)

Action, Sport

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Stars: Lito Atienza, Bert Batawang, Rey 'Boom-Boom' Bautista, Simson Butar-Butar

35. The Joe Palooka Story (1954– )
Episode: A Date for Murder (1954)

30 min | Comedy

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After defending his boxing title, Joe and the gang decide it's time to take a vacation, so they pack their bag and head for the mountains. While stopping for a picnic lunch, a pair of ... See full summary »

Director: William Berke | Stars: Joe Kirkwood Jr., Cathy Downs, Maxie Rosenbloom, Luis Van Rooten

36. Sports Life Stories (2012– )
Episode: Chris Eubank (2013)

Documentary, Biography, Sport

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Stars: Chris Eubank, Colin Hart, Barry Hearn, Ronnie Davies

37. 30 for 30 (2009–2017)
Episode: No Más (2013)

TV-G | 77 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.0
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In the midst of boxing's contemporary golden age -­ the 1980's -­ stood two fighters who established a captivating rivalry; Sugar Ray Leonard and Roberto Duran.

Director: Eric Drath | Stars: Christie Brinkley, Mike Tyson, Jane Pauley, Tom Brokaw

Votes: 398

38. The Fight (2004– )
Episode: The Closest Thing to Dying (2004)

47 min | Documentary, Sport

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Director: Georgina Harvey | Stars: Anthony Howell, Ferdie Pacheco, Angelo Dundee, Harry Carpenter