Though Raging Bull has only three principal characters, it is a big film, its territory being the landscape of the soul.
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SOUTHPAW looks to be the latest good boxing movie, but there’s little doubt that the champion of the genre is Martin Scorcese’s RAGING BULL. The story of Jake LaMotta, a former middleweight boxing champion, whose violence and anger brought him success in the ring but destruction outside it.
Bio-pic, Drama, Sport
Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci
Winner, Best Actor in a Leading Role, Academy Awards
Winner, Best Film Editing, Academy Awards
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