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  1. 'Southpaw' movie reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    'Southpaw' written by 'Sons of Anarchy' creator Kurt Sutter and directed by Antoine Fuqua is a dark boxing film. Sylvester Stallone's 'Rocky' set the benchmark and Martin Scorsese's 'Raging Bull' is quite simply the masterpiece of the genre.

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  2. K.O.: The 9 Best Final Rounds in Boxing MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Collider

    ... champion until a 1915 fight against Jess Willard in Havana, Cuba. This scene re-enacts that final match. (1980) Raging Bull - Martin Scorsese's celebrated boxing drama stars Robert De Niro as the title character, Jake LaMotta, a violent, ...

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  3. 'Southpaw' review: Comeback cliche packs weak punchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Newsday

    Jake Gyllenhaal gets his "Raging Bull" on in "Southpaw," a boxing drama for which the actor transformed his slender physique into a 175-pound rack of rippling muscle. He's a spectacular sight, all pulsing veins and popping pecs, topped by a terrific snarl.

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  4. Southpaw review: Boxing melodrama is OK but it's not really a knockoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Mirror.co.uk

    Mirror film critic David Edwards wasn't taken in yet another film which aims to be Raging Bull but falls well short Whenever a new boxing movie enters the ring, you can guarantee it'll be blurbed as the greatest thing since Raging Bull. Now Jake Gyllenhaal's latest is being hailed by some critics who should know better as the finest ringside spectacle since Martin Scorsese's 1980 masterpiece.

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  5. Southpaw - film reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Financial Times

    ... Equalizer ) fails to drive this corny old cattle run in any interesting direction. As a fight film it's a bit of Raging Bull , with a bruised and inarticulate hero grasping at tragic grandeur; and a bit of Million Dollar Baby , with an unexpected ...

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  6. Southpaw is "soft-boiled melodrama but Jake Gyllenhaal towers above...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Radio Times

    ... if not quite the menace. Boxing matches have been filmed more artfully before, notably by Martin Scorsese in Raging Bull, but Fuqua finds his own, equally effective style, opting instead for the vivid HD glare of pay-per-view fights. It's in these ...

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  7. Review: Acting saves 'Southpaw' from stale storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Inside Bay Area

    "Southpaw" could've been a contender ... if there were more of an original and worthwhile story to back up some great performances. It has the over-the-top brutality of "Raging Bull," without matching Martin Scorsese's artistry.

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  8. Review: 'Southpaw' saved from TKO by Oscar-worthy actingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | SiliconValley.com

    "Southpaw" could've been a contender ... if there were more of an original and worthwhile story to back up some great performances. It has the over-the-top brutality of "Raging Bull," without matching Martin Scorsese's artistry.

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  9. 'Southpaw': 5 best boxing filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Balboa." The series should get a much-needed shot in the arm with "Creed," due to hit theaters in November. "Raging Bull": Martin Scorsese's brutal, black-and-white look at the life of former middleweight champ Jake LaMotta is likely the greatest ...

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  10. David Lynch's Blue Velvet makes the cut at No. 60.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Phillymag.com

    ... 1941) 31. A Woman Under the Influence (John Cassavetes, 1974) 30. Some Like It Hot (Billy Wilder, 1959) 29. Raging Bull (Martin Scorsese, 1980) 28. Pulp Fiction (Quentin Tarantino, 1994) 27. Barry Lyndon (Stanley Kubrick, 1975) 26. Killer of Sheep ...

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  11. BBC releases new list of 100 Greatest American films, includes...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Third Kind (No. 75); and Jaws (No. 38). The four Martin Scorsese movies on the list are: Mean Streets (No. 93); Raging Bull (No. 29); Goodfellas (No. 20); and Taxi Driver (No. 19). Amazingly, two of the three films in the original Star Wars trilogy ...

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  12. Birthday special: Top boxing films of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Today, we celebrate the birthday of former world middleweight champion Jake LaMotta. LaMotta had a biopic based on him titled 'Raging Bull'.

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  13. Isobel Coixet on Learning to DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... crew included veteran film editor Thelma Schoonmaker, renowned her work with Martin Scorsese on the likes of Raging Bull , Gangs of New York and The Departed . "It was a privilege to work with her," says Coixet. "It's funny. She works so much with ...

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  14. Jake Gyllenhaal, Hollywood's Reigning Shape-ShifterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Details

    ... for American Hustle ?"), and it's even harder to imagine Robert De Niro, jump rope in hand, recounting his Raging Bull regimen. Gyllenhaal has never shied away from rigorous training: The five months he spent learning to box for Southpaw are ...

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  15. Joe Manganiello is not a meathead, but he's flattered when people think he isRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... of me as a meathead. I loved Robert De Niro growing up and [his characters] Jake LaMotta and Travis Bickle [of 'Raging Bull' and 'Taxi Driver,' respectively] are not wickedly intelligent characters, but I'll tell you what: De Niro is a wickedly ...

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  16. American actor praises Adjetey Anang; compares him to Robert De NiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... background in method acting, De Niro gained 60 lb (27 kg) and learned how to box for his role as Jake LaMotta in Raging Bull, ground his teeth for Cape Fear, lived in Sicily, Italy for The Goffather Part II. He worked as a cab driver for a few weeks ...

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  17. Lorraine Kelly leads tributes to boxing legend Jim Watt's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... Jim in the documentary short Raging B*llshit - a tongue-in-cheek homage to legendary Robert De Niro boxing flick Raging Bull. Sport presenter Stewart Weir, who worked with the presenter in the past, also paid tribute to her, writing: "Truly ...

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  18. Michelle Watt: Pop Idol star Michelle McManus leads tributes to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Jim in the documentary short Raging B*llshit - a tongue-in-cheek homage to legendary Robert De Niro boxing flick Raging Bull. Sport presenter Stewart Weir, who worked with the presenter in the past, also paid tribute to her, writing: "Truly ...

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  19. A guide to fun movie references in - Me and Earl and the Dying Girl'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Austin American Statesman

    ... "Woodstock." Schoonmaker was married to Powell, and she became the main editor for such Scorsese movies as "Raging Bull," "Goodfellas" and "Casino." She has won three Oscars, and she was a regular in Scorsese's Manhattan office, where Gomez-Rejon ...

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  20. Robert Chartoff: Oscar-winning producer who made the Rocky series and Raging BullRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | The Independent

    Born in Depression-era New York City, he had been a producer for nearly a decade when he found his career-defining hit in Rocky Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Robert Chartoff was the Oscar-winning film producer behind Rocky and Raging Bull .

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