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10 Best Boxing Movies On Netflix

The best boxing movies on Netflix will make you want to put on gloves and step into the ring. These sports movies on Netflix and documentaries provide insight into boxing’s biggest stars and the real and perceived drama.

An updated list of the latest boxing movies in 2019 and the best boxing movies of 2018 is available to stream now on Netflix.

Boxing is a combat sport in which two people, usually wearing protective gloves, throw punches at each other for a predetermined amount of time in a boxing ring. Amateur boxing is both an Olympic and Commonwealth Games sport and is a common fixture in most international games—it also has its own World Championships. (Source)

Boxing has been a popular spectator sport since the 1970s. Here are 10 boxing movies you can catch on Netflix.

Boxing Movies On Netflix

Deal with the Devil

Christy Martin broke boundaries and noses as she rose in the boxing world, but her public persona belied personal demons, abuse, and a threat to her life. | Watch on Netflix

Counter Punch
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • John Heard, Christopher Heyerdahl, Patrick Thomas (Actors)

Counter Punch

As boxing's popularity declines, three fighters at different stages of their career persevere in order to pursue their dreams of becoming champions. | Watch on Netflix

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Years after a humiliating defeat, an MMA fighter grabs one last shot at redemption when the young son she left behind comes back into her life.| Watch on Netflix


After his brother dies in a car crash, a disgraced MMA fighter takes over the family nightclub — and soon learns his sibling's death wasn't an accident.| Watch on Netflix


Young Levius rises through the ranks in the brutal world of metal boxing under his uncle's guidance. Forces outside the ring have their eye on him. | Watch on Netflix


Alone in Finland, a retired Mexican boxer lives in desolation under the weight of an agonizing past, until he gets a shot at redemption in the ring. | Watch on Netflix

People Also Ask:

Which movie is based on boxing?

Boxing-themed films abound in Hollywood, including Raging Bull, Cinderella Man, and Muhammad Ali's 2001 biopic Ali. Back home, Hindi films have dabbled in contact sports as well. Here's a quick rundown of every film that featured a good fight.

What is the highest-grossing boxing film?

  • Rocky -1976
  • Million Dollar Baby- 2004
  • Creed II -2018

Does Netflix have box office movies?

Hollywood summer blockbusters are now available all year! These action-packed, star-studded films will have you reaching for the popcorn–but not the remote.

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What was the first boxing movie?

Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph (also known as Edison Kinetoscopic Record of Boxers and The Corbett-Courtney Fight) is a short black-and-white silent film produced by William K.L. Dickson and starring James J. Corbett that was released in 1894.

What sport has the most movies about it?

Boxing is the most popular sport in Hollywood, thanks to the Rocky franchise and other classics such as Million Dollar Baby, The Fighter, and Raging Bull.

What is the most popular sport to feature in films?

Despite basketball outnumbering the other two sports in terms of film production, it appears that baseball is still overrepresented in comparison to its popularity. By 1997, football had surpassed both basketball and football as America's favorite sport, with 30 percent of Americans declaring it the favorite.

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