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 the best wrestling movies. 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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    Vision Quest is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Madonna, Forest Whitaker, Linda Fiorentino

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    The Wrestler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Evan Rachel Wood, Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei

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    Beyond the Mat is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Mick Foley, Vince McMahon

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    Foxcatcher is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

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    Channing Tatum, Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo

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    Warrior is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

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    Jennifer Morrison, Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte

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    Win Win is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

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    Paul Giamatti, Jeffrey Tambor, Melanie Lynskey

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    Guido Föhrweißer, Kelly Boone, Justin Spates

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    Sylvester Stallone, Joe Frazier, Burgess Meredith

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    Ready to Rumble is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Rose McGowan, Randy Savage, Bill Goldberg

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    Rocky III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

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    Sylvester Stallone, Hulk Hogan, Burgess Meredith

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    Sylvester Stallone, James Brown, Mr. T

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    Vince McMahon, Dusty Rhodes, Ed Asner

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    Over the Top is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Sylvester Stallone, Terry Funk, Robert Loggia

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    Nacho Libre is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Jack Black, Ana de la Reguera, Peter Stormare

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    No Holds Barred is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Hulk Hogan, Jesse Ventura, Joan Severance

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    Million Dollar Baby is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

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    Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Hilary Swank

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    Body Slam is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Roddy Piper, Tanya Roberts, Lou Albano

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    Cinderella Man is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

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    Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Paul Giamatti

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    The Quest is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

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    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Roger Moore, James Remar

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    Paradise Alley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Sylvester Stallone, Tom Waits, Terry Funk

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    I Like to Hurt People is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

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    I Like to Hurt People

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    Grunt! The Wrestling Movie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Dick Murdoch, Wally George, Frank Collison

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    Big Money Hustlas is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

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    Mick Foley, Shaggy 2 Dope, Harland Williams

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    Wrestler for Hire is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies
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    Ox Baker, Jon Harris, Dave Ellis

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    Sumo Do, Sumo Don't is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Wrestling Movies

    Naoto Takenaka, Masahiro Motoki, Misa Shimizu

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