🥊 Raging Bull Shadow Boxing Ringside At The Big Fight Club In Fat City or Knockout At The One Ring Circus 🥊

“it was boxing that created the cinema.” – Luke McKernan

books about boxers and boxing at Goodreads

What's left is the tiny gold glove
hanging from his key chain. But,
before that, he had come to boxing,

as a boy, out of necessity - one more reason
to stay away from home, go late
to that cold house and dinner alone

in the dim kitchen. Perhaps he learned
just to box a stepfather, then turned
that anger into a prize at the Halifax gym.

Later, in New Orleans, there were the books
he couldn't stop reading. A scholar, his eyes
weakening. Fighting, then, a way to live

dangerously. He'd leave his front tooth out
for pictures so that I might…

  • Men Boxing
  • Raging Bull
  • Die Boxerbraut
  • City Lights
  • Requiem for a Heavyweight
  • Pulp Fiction
  • Champion
  • Fat City
  • Body and Soul
  • Do the Right Thing
  • Rocco and His Brothers
  • On the Waterfront
  • Rocky
  • Big Deal on Madonna Street
  • When We Were Kings
  • Warrior
  • Fight Club
  • Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
  • The Set-Up
  • The Roaring Twenties
  • Creed
  • What's My Name | Muhammad Ali
  • Billy Elliot
  • Million Dollar Baby
  • Requiem for a Heavyweight
  • I, Tonya
  • The Killers
  • Moi, un Noir
  • My Life as a Dog
  • Kids Return
  • The Boxer's Omen
  • Gentleman Jim
  • It's Always Fair Weather
  • The Fighter
  • The Quiet Man
  • From Here to Eternity
  • Tokyo Fist
  • Strength and Honor: Creating the World of 'Gladiator'
  • Slap
  • Bullet Ballet
  • Out of Sight
  • Facing Ali
  • Hard Times
  • The Harder They Fall
  • Belarmino
  • Cutie and the Boxer
  • Before the Fall
  • Here Comes Mr. Jordan
  • Rabbit Punch
  • The Fits
  • 99 River Street
  • Muhammad Ali: The Greatest
  • The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki
  • The Boxer from Shantung
  • Cinderella Man
  • Boxing Gym
  • The Boxer and Death
  • A Prayer Before Dawn
  • Mysterious Object at Noon
  • Somebody Up There Likes Me
  • Rocky II
  • Joe Louis: America's Hero Betrayed
  • The Trials of Muhammad Ali
  • Gatica, the Monkey
  • Journeyman
  • Klitschko
  • The Insomniac on the Bridge
  • Chasing Tyson
  • Wolf
  • TwentyFourSeven
  • Assault in the Ring
  • The Boxing Girls of Kabul
  • I Am Ali
  • Muhammad Ali - Through The Eyes Of The World
  • The Hurricane
  • The Battle of the Century
  • House of Strangers
  • The Good Son: The Life of Ray Boom Boom Mancini
  • Crying Fist
  • Shah
  • Tension
  • Broken Blossoms
  • Campeón sin corona
  • Mr. Calzaghe
  • Spirit/Will/Loss
  • Irudhi Suttru
  • Pepe El Toro
  • Golden Gloves
  • On the Ropes
  • Boxers Go to Heaven
  • Ring of Fire: The Emile Griffith Story
  • The Champ
  • Prison Fighters: Five Rounds to Freedom
  • Cravan vs. Cravan
  • Battling Butler
  • Kalule
  • Fighter
  • 26 Years: The Dewey Bozella Story
  • After Dark, My Sweet
  • Maravilla, la película