The Best Wrestling Movies Films

The Best Wrestling Movies

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List Criteria: Movies must contain wrestling.

The best wrestling movies ever made, including The Wrestler, Vision Quest and lesser-known films about wrestling. Updated 1/5/15 to include Foxcatcher, a dark look into the world of wrestling featuring Steve Carrel and Channing Tatum. These movies about wrestling are known for their plot, stunts, cast etc., If you have an opinion on which wrestling movie truly stands out from the rest, please vote on this list or add film titles that have been left off. When thinking of wrestling movie names, the titles on this list generally come to mind.

What is the best wrestling movie ever? Most of these are iconic or memorable in some way. This wrestling movies list can be sorted by cast, director, year, or more. Click on the best wrestling movie titles to know more about the wrestling films. Vote on your favorite wrestling movies here. This is a wrestling movies list. For other interesting movie lists check out the baseball movies list and boxing films list.

These may not be all the wrestling movies ever, but they are the best.


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    - 75
    Vision Quest

    Madonna, Forest Whitaker, Linda Fiorentino

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  2. 2
    + 222
    - 67
    The Wrestler

    Evan Rachel Wood, Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei

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    + 154
    - 61
    Beyond the Mat

    Mick Foley, Vince McMahon

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  4. 4
    + 76
    - 29
    Foxcatcher

    added by Chris Abraham
    Channing Tatum, Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo

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  5. 5
    + 43
    - 19
    Win Win

    added by MichaelAnthony2
    Paul Giamatti, Jeffrey Tambor, Melanie Lynskey

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  6. 6
    + 89
    - 62

    Guido Föhrweißer, Kelly Boone, Justin Spates

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  7. 7
    + 27
    - 7
    Warrior

    added by viru-kumar
    Jennifer Morrison, Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte

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  8. 8
    + 82
    - 70
    Ready to Rumble

    Rose McGowan, Randy Savage, Bill Goldberg

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  9. 9
    + 23
    - 10

    added by viru-kumar
    Sylvester Stallone, Joe Frazier, Burgess Meredith

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  10. 10
    + 18
    - 9
    Rocky III

    added by viru-kumar
    Sylvester Stallone, Hulk Hogan, Burgess Meredith

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  11. 11
    + 29
    - 23

    Vince McMahon, Dusty Rhodes, Ed Asner

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    + 16
    - 9

    added by viru-kumar
    Sylvester Stallone, James Brown, Mr. T

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  13. 13
    + 85
    - 91
    Nacho Libre

    Jack Black, Ana de la Reguera, Peter Stormare

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  14. 14
    + 54
    - 60
    Over the Top

    Sylvester Stallone, Terry Funk, Robert Loggia

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  15. 15
    + 48
    - 55
    No Holds Barred

    Hulk Hogan, Jesse Ventura, Joan Severance

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  16. 16
    + 10
    - 8
    Million Dollar Baby

    added by viru-kumar
    Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Hilary Swank

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  17. 17
    + 37
    - 45
    Body Slam

    Roddy Piper, Tanya Roberts, Lou Albano

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  18. 18
    + 9
    - 10
    Cinderella Man

    added by viru-kumar
    Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Paul Giamatti

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    + 14
    - 24
    The Quest

    added by aaaaaa
    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Roger Moore, James Remar

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  20. 20
    + 26
    - 43
    Paradise Alley

    Sylvester Stallone, Tom Waits, Terry Funk

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  21. 21
    + 10
    - 21
    I Like to Hurt People

    added by RichardBeecher
    I Like to Hurt People

  22. 22
    + 23
    - 44
    Grunt! The Wrestling Movie

    Dick Murdoch, Wally George, Frank Collison

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    + 7
    - 23
    Big Money Hustlas

    added by JayMoore1
    Mick Foley, Shaggy 2 Dope, Harland Williams

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    + 17
    - 47

    Ox Baker, Jon Harris, Dave Ellis

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    + 12
    - 40
    Wrestler for Hire
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    + 11
    - 44
    Sumo Do, Sumo Don't

    Naoto Takenaka, Masahiro Motoki, Misa Shimizu

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