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“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…

  • Spirit of Youth
  • Best Laid Plans
  • One Night in Vegas
  • Mookie
  • Watch Your Left
  • Glory Alley
  • Only God Forgives
  • Fighting Tommy Riley
  • Undefeated
  • The Bad Penny
  • Orthodox
  • Real Steel
  • Don't Tempt Me
  • The Ring
  • The Big Man
  • Phantom Punch
  • Resurrecting the Champ
  • Penitentiary II
  • Snake Eyes
  • The Boxing Cats
  • The Challenger
  • The Boxer
  • Shiner
  • Day of the Fight
  • Every Which Way But Loose
  • A Fighting Man
  • Rocky VI
  • The Tiger Brigades
  • The Negro Soldier
  • The Greatest
  • Far and Away
  • Homeboy
  • Firmin
  • Rigged
  • Gladiator
  • Kid Galahad
  • Tyson
  • The Boxing Kangaroo
  • Fists of Legend
  • Split Decisions
  • Hands of Stone
  • Matilda
  • Undisputed
  • Night and the City
  • Dancing Boxing Match, Montgomery and Stone
  • Any Which Way You Can
  • Brute Wanted
  • Back in the Day
  • Miracle on 1st Street
  • Scorpion in Love
  • The Main Event
  • The Boxing Kangaroo
  • The Bronx Bull
  • The Calcium Kid
  • Grudge Match
  • Annapolis
  • The Hornbacker-Murphy Fight
  • Sucker Punch
  • The Great White Hype
  • Fighting
  • She Hate Me
  • Black and White
  • Knockout
  • Play It to the Bone
  • Legionnaire
  • Max Schmeling
  • Ricky 1
  • Rocky V
  • Against the Ropes
  • Teen Wolf Too
  • Murder in Soho: Who Killed Freddie Mills?
  • Twinkletoes
  • The Crime Patrol
  • Isi & Ossi
  • First Love
  • Pariah: The Lives and Deaths of Sonny Liston
  • The Companion
  • The Van
  • Jungleland
  • Ringside
  • The Last Round: Chuvalo vs. Ali
  • The Champ
  • A Man's World
  • Porky & Daffy
  • Killer McCoy
  • Fast Hands
  • One Night in Miami...
  • Streets of Gold
  • Whiplash
  • Canvas Back Duck
  • Let's You and Him Fight
  • Never Kick a Woman
  • The Little Bantamweight
  • Mr. Hex
  • The Bad Man of Brimstone
  • Jimmy Rivière
  • Spin a Dark Web
  • Rancho
  • The Battler
  • Season of the Sun