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1. Grudge Match (2013)

PG-13 | 113 min | Comedy, Sport

6.5
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35 Metascore

A pair of aging boxing rivals are coaxed out of retirement to fight one final bout -- 30 years after their last match.

Writers: Tim Kelleher, Rodney Rothman | Director: Peter Segal | Stars: Robert De Niro, Sylvester Stallone, Kim Basinger, Alan Arkin

2. Coal Miner's Daughter (1980)

PG | 124 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.5
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Biography of Loretta Lynn, a country and western singer that came from poverty to fame.

Writers: Thomas Rickman, Loretta Lynn, George Vecsey | Director: Michael Apted | Stars: Sissy Spacek, Tommy Lee Jones, Levon Helm, Phyllis Boyens

3. Just My Luck (2006)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

5.3
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29 Metascore

Manhattanite Ashley is known to many as the luckiest woman around. After a chance encounter with a down-and-out young man, however, she realizes that she's swapped her fortune for his.

Writers: I. Marlene King, Amy Harris, Jonathan Bernstein, Mark Blackwell, James Greer | Director: Donald Petrie | Stars: Lindsay Lohan, Chris Pine, Samaire Armstrong, Bree Turner

4. Semi-Pro (2008)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Sport

5.8
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47 Metascore

Jackie Moon, the owner-coach-player of the American Basketball Association's Flint Michigan Tropics, rallies his teammates to make their NBA dreams come true

Writer: Scot Armstrong | Director: Kent Alterman | Stars: Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson, André Benjamin, Maura Tierney

5. Leatherheads (2008)

PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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56 Metascore

In 1925, an enterprising pro football player convinces America's too-good-to-be-true college football hero to play for his team and keep the league from going under.

Writers: Duncan Brantley, Rick Reilly | Director: George Clooney | Stars: George Clooney, Renée Zellweger, John Krasinski, David de Vries

6. Party Monster (2003)

R | 98 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.3
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36 Metascore

This is the true story of Michael Alig, a Club Kid party organizer whose life was sent spiraling down when he bragged on television about killing his drug dealer and roommate.

Writers: Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato, James St. James | Directors: Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato | Stars: Macaulay Culkin, Wilson Cruz, Seth Green, Diana Scarwid

7. I Wake Up Screaming (1941)

Passed | 82 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.3
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Why is Inspector Ed Cornell trying to railroad Frankie Christopher for the murder of model Vicky Lynn?

Writers: Dwight Taylor, Steve Fisher | Director: H. Bruce Humberstone | Stars: Betty Grable, Victor Mature, Carole Landis, Laird Cregar

8. All Through the Night (1941)

Approved | 107 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.2
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Runyonesque Broadway gamblers turn patriotic when they stumble onto a cell of Nazi saboteurs.

Writers: Leonard Spigelgass, Edwin Gilbert, Leo Rosten | Director: Vincent Sherman | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Conrad Veidt, Kaaren Verne, Jane Darwell

9. The Son of Kong (1933)

Passed | 70 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

5.8
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The men who captured the giant ape King Kong, return to his island and find his equally gigantic, but far more friendly, son.

Writer: Ruth Rose | Director: Ernest B. Schoedsack | Stars: Robert Armstrong, Helen Mack, Frank Reicher, John Marston

10. Mister Universe (1951)

Passed | 89 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport

6.8
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A gullible and honest "Mr. Universe" winner, Tommy Tomkins, gets added to the stable of a con-man and a wrestling prompter. He wins match after match, legitimately, and then balks when he ... See full summary »

Writer: Earle Kramer | Director: Joseph Lerner | Stars: Jack Carson, Janis Paige, Vince Edwards, Bert Lahr

11. Festival Express (2003)

R | 90 min | Documentary, History, Music

7.6
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85 Metascore

The filmed account of a large Canadian rock festival train tour.

Directors: Bob Smeaton, Frank Cvitanovich | Stars: Janis Joplin, The Grateful Dead, The Band, Rick Danko

12. Song of the Thin Man (1947)

Not Rated | 86 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Nick, Nora, and Nick Jr. investigate the murder of a band leader in New York.

Writers: Dashiell Hammett, Stanley Roberts, Steve Fisher, Nat Perrin, James O'Hanlon, Harry Crane | Director: Edward Buzzell | Stars: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Keenan Wynn, Dean Stockwell

13. Champion (1949)

TV-PG | 99 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance

7.5
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Boxer Midge Kelly rises to fame...mainly by stepping on other people.

Writers: Carl Foreman, Ring Lardner | Director: Mark Robson | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Arthur Kennedy, Marilyn Maxwell, Paul Stewart

14. Don King: Only in America (1997 TV Movie)

R | 121 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.1
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A cinematic portrait of the famous fight promoter and boxing manager.

Writers: Jack Newfield, Kario Salem | Director: John Herzfeld | Stars: Ving Rhames, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Jeremy Piven, Darius McCrary

15. Shiner (2000)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.0
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The past catches up with a ruthlessly ambitious boxing promoter.

Writer: Scott Cherry | Director: John Irvin | Stars: Michael Caine, Martin Landau, Frances Barber, Frank Harper

16. Badass Showdown (2013)

75 min | Action

2.3
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Uber MMA fighter manager Ivy Reed (B-movie action star of the '80s and '90s Cynthia Rothrock) is unique as a woman in a male-dominated field, using a special formula to find her champion ... See full summary »

Writer: Charlie Meadows | Director: David DeCoteau | Stars: Jarrid Balis, Lorenzo Brunetti, Kip Canyon, Ryan Greco

17. The Doors: When You're Strange (2009)

R | 86 min | Documentary, Music

7.7
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55 Metascore

A look at the late '60s and early '70s rock band The Doors, including rare exclusive footage.

Writer: Tom DiCillo | Director: Tom DiCillo | Stars: Johnny Depp, John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek

18. Matilda (1978)

G | 105 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

3.3
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A small-time talent agent discovers an amazing boxing kangaroo and figures to use it as his stepping-stone into the big time.

Writers: Timothy Galfas, Paul Gallico, Albert S. Ruddy | Director: Daniel Mann | Stars: Elliott Gould, Clive Revill, Harry Guardino, Roy Clark

19. ...All the Marbles (1981)

R | 113 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Harry manages The California Dolls, a female wrestling tag team endlessly touring America, and he's also romantically involved with one of them. Their fortunes seem on the slide (... See full summary »

Writer: Mel Frohman | Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Peter Falk, Vicki Frederick, Laurene Landon, Burt Young

20. Texas (1941)

Passed | 93 min | Drama, Romance, Western

6.9
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Two young men head west in search of fortune and adventure.

Writers: Horace McCoy, Lewis Meltzer, Michael Blankfort | Director: George Marshall | Stars: William Holden, Glenn Ford, Claire Trevor, George Bancroft

21. Follow the Boys (1944)

Approved | 122 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

6.2
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During World War II, all the studios put out "all-star" vehicles which featured virtually every star on the lot--often playing themselves--in musical numbers and comedy skits, and were ... See full summary »

Writers: Lou Breslow, Gertrude Purcell, Joe Schoenfeld | Directors: A. Edward Sutherland, John Rawlins | Stars: George Raft, Vera Zorina, Jeanette MacDonald, Orson Welles' Mercury Wonder Show

22. Wild Guitar (1962)

92 min | Drama, Music, Romance

3.4
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A young Arch Hall, Jr. is given a shot at the big time by the unscrupulous owner of a small record company played by Arch Hall, Sr. (aka William Watters).

Writers: Arch Hall Sr., Bob Wehling, Joe Thomas | Director: Ray Dennis Steckler | Stars: Arch Hall Jr., Nancy Czar, Arch Hall Sr., Ray Dennis Steckler

23. The Milky Way (1936)

Passed | 89 min | Comedy

6.7
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Timid milkman, Burleigh Sullivan (Lloyd), somehow knocks out a boxing champ in a brawl. The fighter's manager decides to build up the milkman's reputation in a series of fixed fights and ... See full summary »

Writers: Grover Jones, Frank Butler, Richard Connell, Lynn Root, Harry Clork | Directors: Leo McCarey, Ray McCarey, Norman Z. McLeod | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Adolphe Menjou, Verree Teasdale, Helen Mack

24. High Pressure (1932)

73 min | Comedy

6.7
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Gar Evans is a "high pressure" promoter who tends to be unrealistically optimistic about his projects and exaggerates the chance of success. He sets up the "Golden Gate Artificial Rubber ... See full summary »

Writers: Aben Kandel, Joseph Jackson | Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: William Powell, Evelyn Brent, George Sidney, John Wray

25. Message to Love: The Isle of Wight Festival (1997)

127 min | Documentary, History, Music

7.4
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In August 1970 600,000 fans flocked to the Isle of Wight to witness the third and final festival to be held on the island. Besides the music, they also got a look at the greed, cynicism and... See full summary »

Writer: Murray Lerner | Director: Murray Lerner | Stars: Ian Anderson, Joan Baez, Martin Barre, John Bonham

26. Hard to Handle (1933)

Approved | 78 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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Small time con artist Lefty Merrill has co-organized a crooked dance marathon and set-up his girlfriend to win the prize money. When his partner disappears with money before the contest is ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Lord, Wilson Mizner, Houston Branch | Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: James Cagney, Mary Brian, Allen Jenkins, Ruth Donnelly

27. A Virgin in Hollywood (1953)

63 min | Comedy, Music

5.1
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A young female newspaper reporter is assigned by her editor to investigate the seamier side of Hollywood.

Writers: Darla Sloan, Klaytan W. Kirby | Director: Klaytan W. Kirby | Stars: Dorothy Abbott, Thad Swift, Phil Rhodes, Carol Brewster

28. The Harlem Globetrotters (1951)

Approved | 78 min | Drama, Sport

6.3
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Abe Saperstein, owner/manager of the world-famous "Harlem Globetrotters", an all-Negro professional basketball team, signs Billy Townsend, an All-American, to play with the "Globetrotters."... See full summary »

Writer: Alfred Palca | Directors: Phil Brown, Will Jason | Stars: Thomas Gomez, Dorothy Dandridge, Bill Walker, Angela Clarke

29. Street Poet (2010)

R | 87 min | Drama

4.8
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Sometimes we fight with fists and sometimes we kill with words.

Writer: E. Paul Edwards | Director: E. Paul Edwards | Stars: C. Thomas Howell, Cristina Maxwell, Fred Williamson, Val Lauren

30. City of Bad Men (1953)

Approved | 81 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

6.2
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Outlaw Brett Stanton and his gang, which includes his brother, Gar,ride into Carson City, Nevada, which is filled with people who have come there from all over to see the Heavyweight ... See full summary »

Writers: George W. George, George F. Slavin | Director: Harmon Jones | Stars: Jeanne Crain, Dale Robertson, Richard Boone, Lloyd Bridges

31. Swing Your Lady (1938)

Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

4.8
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Promoter Ed Hatch comes to the Ozarks with his slow-witted wrestler Joe Skopapoulos whom he pits against a hillbilly Amazon blacksmith, Sadie Horn. Joe falls in love with her and won't ... See full summary »

Writers: Joseph Schrank, Maurice Leo, Kenyon Nicholson, Charles Robinson | Director: Ray Enright | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Frank McHugh, Louise Fazenda, Nat Pendleton

32. Freckles Comes Home (1942)

Passed | 63 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.0
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Freckles (Johnny Downs) comes home from college...and the sheriff accuses him of murder, gangsters put him on the spot, and his girl friend, Jane (Gale Storm), falls in love with a confidence man.

Writers: Gene Stratton-Porter, Edmond Kelso | Director: Jean Yarbrough | Stars: Johnny Downs, Gale Storm, Mantan Moreland, Irving Bacon

33. Road to Happiness (1941)

Passed | 84 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.2
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Jeff Carter, a singer down on his luck, turns to radio acting as a means of supporting his young son Danny. With the support of his son and his press agent Charley Grady, Jeff ultimately ... See full summary »

Writers: Matt Taylor, Robert Hardy Andrews | Director: Phil Rosen | Stars: John Boles, Mona Barrie, Billy Lee, Roscoe Karns

34. Jump (1971)

GP | 97 min | Action, Drama

6.8
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Writer: Richard Wheelwright | Director: Joseph Manduke | Stars: Tom Ligon, Logan Ramsey, Collin Wilcox Paxton, Norman Rose

35. Flesh (1932)

Passed | 96 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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Gifted German wrestler Polokai falls in love with ex-con Laura, who persuades him to emigrate to America and gets him involved with crooked promoters.

Writers: Edmund Goulding, Leonard Praskins, Edgar Allan Woolf, Moss Hart | Director: John Ford | Stars: Wallace Beery, Ricardo Cortez, Karen Morley, Jean Hersholt

36. Out of This World (1945)

Approved | 96 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.8
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After struggling to become a success, Betty Miller and her all-girl orchestra finally hit pay dirt when crooner Herbie Fenton comes on board. Problems arise when Betty and her girls try to ... See full summary »

Writers: Sam Coslow, Elizabeth Meehan, Walter DeLeon, Arthur Phillips | Director: Hal Walker | Stars: Eddie Bracken, Veronica Lake, Diana Lynn, Cass Daley

37. Young Bride (1932)

Passed | 76 min | Drama

6.5
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Writers: Hugh Stanislaus Stange, Garrett Fort, Ralph Murphy, Jane Murfin | Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Helen Twelvetrees, Eric Linden, Arline Judge, Roscoe Ates

38. Page Miss Glory (1935)

Approved | 93 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

8.1
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Loretta Dalrymple, a homely young country girl comes to New York City and gets a job as a chambermaid in a large hotel. She meets Ed Olson, a photographer out of work, and Dan Riley, a ... See full summary »

Writers: Delmer Daves, Robert Lord, Joseph Schrank, Phillip Dunning | Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: Marion Davies, Pat O'Brien, Dick Powell, Mary Astor

39. Swamp Woman (1941)

Passed | 68 min | Drama

4.4
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Into the vast swamplands hurry three people; honky tonk dancer Annabelle Tollington (Ann Corio), cheap promoter "Flash" Bland (Jay Novello) trying to catch Annabelle, and escaping convict ... See full summary »

Writers: George Arthur Durlam, Fred McConnell | Director: Elmer Clifton | Stars: Ann Corio, Jack La Rue, Mary Hull, Ian MacDonald

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

75 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

7.4
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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 »

Writer: Ouisie Shapiro | Stars: Joe Louis, Joe Louis Barrow Jr., Randy Roberts, Dick Gregory

41. Argentine Nights (1940)

Approved | 75 min | Comedy, Music

6.2
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An all-girl band flees to Argentina to avoid their creditors.

Writers: J. Robert Bren, Gladys Atwater, Arthur T. Horman, Ray Golden, Sid Kuller | Director: Albert S. Rogell | Stars: The Ritz Brothers, Al Ritz, Harry Ritz, Jimmy Ritz

42. The Big Show-Off (1945)

Approved | 69 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.0
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Joe Bagley, owner of the Blue Heaven Club, tries to foster a romance between shy pianist Sandy Elliott and band vocalist June Mayfield. Joe tells June that Sandy is really a professional, ... See full summary »

Writers: László Vadnay, Richard Weil | Director: Howard Bretherton | Stars: Arthur Lake, Dale Evans, Lionel Stander, George Meeker

43. The Guy Who Came Back (1951)

Approved | 91 min | Drama, Sport

6.8
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Former football star Harry Joplin is down on his luck, both in his career and in his married life. He seems convinced of his own unworthiness, but a chance to play in a charity football ... See full summary »

Writers: W.G. Fay, Allan Scott | Director: Joseph M. Newman | Stars: Paul Douglas, Joan Bennett, Linda Darnell, Don DeFore

44. Knockout (1941)

Approved | 73 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

6.0
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Writers: Michael Fessier, M. Coates Webster | Director: William Clemens | Stars: Arthur Kennedy, Olympe Bradna, Virginia Field, Anthony Quinn

45. Boxing Gloves (1929)

17 min | Comedy, Family, Short

6.9
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Harry and Farina promote a boxing match between Joe and Chubby.

Writer: H.M. Walker | Director: Robert A. McGowan | Stars: Norman 'Chubby' Chaney, Joe Cobb, Jean Darling, Allen 'Farina' Hoskins

46. The Sport Parade (1932)

Passed | 64 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

6.0
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Spoiled sports hero learns hard lessons.

Writers: Corey Ford, Francis M. Cockrell, Jerry Horwin | Director: Dudley Murphy | Stars: Joel McCrea, Marian Marsh, William Gargan, Robert Benchley

47. Great (Isambard Kingdom Brunel) (1975)

30 min | Documentary, Animation, Short

7.3
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An animated film about the British engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, who spearheaded numerous engineering marvels of the early 19th century - including the Thames Tunnel, the Great Western ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Taylor, Bob Godfrey, Joseph McGrath, Robin Smyth, Paul Weisser | Director: Bob Godfrey | Stars: Richard Briers, Harry Fowler, Barbara Moore, Angus Lennie

48. Wild Bill Hickok Rides (1942)

Passed | 82 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.3
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Belle Andrews' (Constance Bennett) gambling hall burns down in the Chicago fire of 1871 and, now penniless, she accepts Jim Farrel's (Warren William) invitation to accompany him to Powder ... See full summary »

Writers: Charles Grayson, Paul Girard Smith, Raymond L. Schrock | Director: Ray Enright | Stars: Constance Bennett, Bruce Cabot, Warren William, Betty Brewer

49. Atlantic City (1944)

Approved | 87 min | Musical, Romance

6.1
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Vaudeville acts are re-created in the story of how Atlantic City became a famous resort.

Writers: Arthur Caesar, Doris Gilbert, Frank Gill Jr., George Carleton Brown | Director: Ray McCarey | Stars: Constance Moore, Stanley Brown, Charley Grapewin, Jerry Colonna

50. The Merry Monahans (1944)

Approved | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.2
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Writers: Michael Fessier, Ernest Pagano | Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Donald O'Connor, Peggy Ryan, Jack Oakie, Ann Blyth