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    Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?


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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    No "The Fighter"? I know newer movies tend to get overrated in "Best of" lists, but that was a legitimately great movie.

    Also, I never saw it, but wasn't Cinderella Man regarded as kind of overrated and boring?



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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    Quote Originally Posted by famwam View Post

    Diggstown didn't make the list?
    Worthless list.

    I'd rather discuss film's most sensuous kiss of all time.


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    Yo! Where is Meatballs II?!



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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    No "The Fighter"? I know newer movies tend to get overrated in "Best of" lists, but that was a legitimately great movie.

    Also, I never saw it, but wasn't Cinderella Man regarded as kind of overrated and boring?

    What? A movie with Russel Crowe is overrated and boring? Surely you jest.


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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    What? A movie with Russel Crowe is overrated and boring? Surely you jest.
    Gladiator was a legitimately good movie, but yea, I can't think of anything else I've really loved. That is not a good sign for that big name of an actor.



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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy
    No "The Fighter"? I know newer movies tend to get overrated in "Best of" lists, but that was a legitimately great movie.
    The Fighter is a pretty good movie, and I would say that it is better than Rocky IV. I watched Raging Bull for the first time over the summer and thought that it wasn't anything too special.



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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    Quote Originally Posted by MLawrence View Post
    The Fighter is a pretty good movie, and I would say that it is better than Rocky IV. I watched Raging Bull for the first time over the summer and thought that it wasn't anything too special.
    I didn't love Raging Bull when I watched it, but I was tired and also dealing with a GF who was really bored with it, so I kind of give it the benefit of the doubt. I intend to go back and watch it again some time.



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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    1. Million Dollar Baby
    2. Rocky
    3. Rocky 2
    4. Cinderella Man
    5. Rocky 4
    6. The Fighter
    7. Rocky 3
    8. Ali
    End of decent boxing movies that I've seen.
    9. Rocky Balboa
    10. Rocky 5
    Haven't seen any others, gonna have to watch Raging bull and The Hurricane now.



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    I enjoyed Rock III more than the other Rocky movies, Mr.T is the man.....


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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    Diggstown didn't make the list?
    Worthless list.

    I'd rather discuss film's most sensuous kiss of all time.
    Are you trying to show your "softer/feminine" side?



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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    Raging Bull.

    all others are pretenders.


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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    Quote Originally Posted by famwam View Post
    Are you trying to show your "softer/feminine" side?

    Are you calling Diggstown soft and feminine? That sir, is an insult to both James Woods and Lou Gossett Jr., and I, for one, won't stand for it!

    I'll have you know that I was named after the greatest Offensive Lineman in Green Bay Packer history, Chad Clifton. And neither I, nor my namesake are ones to suffer fools. And you sir, are very very foolish to call the character of a fine film like Diggstown into question. Very foolish indeed.


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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    No Teen Wolf Too? This writer is a hack.



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    Re: Top 10 Boxing movies of all -time?

    Quote Originally Posted by jay moe View Post
    I enjoyed Rock III more than the other Rocky movies, Mr.T is the man.....
    Rocky III is classic. Actually I think my least favorite Rocky (after the one that shall not be named) is actually "Rocky". I understand it's probably the best actual piece of cinema in the series, but from a pure "hey insert movie here is on cable" enjoyment standpoint, it's my least favorite.


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