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Boxing Movies

Chronological List of Boxing Movies

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Pre 1900
Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph (1894)
Boxing Match; or, Glove Contest (1896)

1900 - 1919
Broken Blossoms (1919)

1920 - 1929
Battling Butler (1926)

1930 - 1939
The Bermondsey Kid (1931)
The Champ (1931)
Winner Take All (1932)
The Big Chance (1933)
The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933)
Joe Palooka (1934)
The Milky Way (1936)
Kid Galahad (1937)
Hollywood Stadium Mystery (1938)
Spirit of Youth (1938)
Golden Boy (1939)
They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

1940 - 1949
City for Conquest (1940)
Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)
Gentleman Jim (1942)
The Great John L. (1945)
Body and Soul (1947)
Champion (1949)
The Set-Up (1949)

1950 - 1959
The Fighter (1952)
The Ring (1952)
The Square Ring (1952)
The Joe Louis Story (1953)
On the Waterfront (1954)
Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)
The Harder They Fall (1956)
Fight for the Title (1957)

1960 - 1969
Kid Galahad (1962)
Requiem for a Heavyweight (1962)
Legendary Champions (1968)

1970 - 1979
A.k.a. Cassius Clay (1970)
Ashita no Joe (1970)
The Great White Hope (1970)
The Super Fight: Marciano vs. Ali (1970)
Godson/Below the Belt (1971)
Fat City (1972)
The Boxer (1972)
Hard Times (1975)
Let's Do It Again (1975)
Rocky (1976)
The Greatest (1977)
Penitentiary (1979)
Rocky II (1979)
The Champ (1979)
The Main Event (1979)

1980 - 1989
Raging Bull (1980)
Ashita no Joe 2 (1981)
Body and Soul (1981)
Penitentiary II (1982)
Rocky III (1982)
Sugar Ray Robinson: Pound for Pound (1982)
Dempsey (1983)
The Fighter (1983)
Tough Enough (1983)
Rocky IV (1985)
Streets of Gold (1986)
Broken Noses (1987)
Teen Wolf Too (1987)
Homeboy (1988)
Spike of Bensonhurst (1988)
Split Decisions (1988)
Champions Forever: World Heavyweight Champs! (1989)
Triumph of the Spirit (1989)

1990 - 1999
Rocky V (1990)
Diggstown (1992)
Gladiator (1992)
Night and the City (1992)
The Power of One (1992)
Sonny Liston: The Mysterious Life and Death of a Champion (1995)
Muhammad Ali: The Whole Story (1996)
The Great White Hype (1996)
When We Were Kings (1996)
Champions Forever: The Latin Legends (1997)
The Boxer (1997)
The Kid (1997)
Only in America: the Don King Story (1998)
Snake Eyes (1998)
Twentyfourseven (1998)
Diamonds (1999)
On the Ropes (1999)
Play It to the Bone (1999)
Rocky Marciano (1999)
Shadow Boxers (1999)
The Hurricane (1999)

2000 - 2009
Girlfight (2000)
Knockout (2000)
Price of Glory (2000)
Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story (2000)
Straight Right (2000)
The Perfect Punch (2000)
Ali (2001)
Carman the Champion (2001)
Split Decision (2001)
Joe and Max (2002)
Punch (2002)
Undisputed (2002)
Beautiful Boxer (2003)
Cock & Bull Story (2003)
Hajime no Ippo: Champion Road (2003)
The Last Round: Chuvalo vs. Ali (2003)
Undefeated (2003)
Against the Ropes (2004)
Before the Fall (2004)
Black Cloud (2004)
Boxers and Ballerinas (2004) Million Dollar Baby (2004)
The King of Iron Town (2004)
Unforgivable Blackness: the Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson (2004)
Cinderella Man (2005)
Fighting Tommy Riley (2005)
Ring of Fire: The Emile Griffith Story (2005)
Undisputed II: Last Man Standing (2005)
Annapolis (2006)
Knallhart (2006)
Rocky Balboa (2006)
Tough Enough (2006)
Apne (2007)
J.C. Chavez (2007)
Jump In! (2007)
Miracle on 1st Street (2007)
Muay Thai Chaiya (2007)
Orthodox Stance (2007)
Poor Boy's Game (2007)
Resurrecting the Champ (2007)
Strength and Honor (2007)
The Hammer (2007)
Carnera: The Walking Mountain (2008)
Facing Ali (2008)
Fight Night (2008)
Kassim the Dream (2008)
The Gloves (2008)
The Power of One (2008)
Thriller in Manila (2008)
Assault in the Ring (2009)
From Mexico with Love (2009)
Phantom Punch (2009)
Prize Fighter (2009)
The Boxer (2009)
Tyson (2009)

2010 - Present
Schusterman Levine: A Boxing Fable (2010)
The Fighter (2010)

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