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Remembering Jake LaMotta, Combustable Champ and 'Raging Bull' Inspiration

Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight boxing champion who died Wednesday at age 95 from complications from pneumonia, handed Sugar Ray Robinson, the man that many sweaty scholars of the sweet science consider the best pound-for-pound fighter of all-time, his first-ever loss. 665 more words

Jake LaMotta, Robert De Niro's 'Raging Bull' boxer, dies at 95

Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life in and out of the ring was depicted in the film Raging Bull, for which Robert De Niro… 665 more words


Jake LaMotta Dies: 'Raging Bull' Boxer Was 95

Jake LaMotta, the “Raging Bull” brawler with the iron chin who fought Sugar Ray Robinson six times and was portrayed by Robert De Niro in Martin Scorsese’s iconic 1980 movie, has died. 353 more words

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Boxer LaMotta, immortalized in 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95

MIAMI (AP) — Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life in and out of the ring was depicted in the film “Raging Bull,” for which Robert DeNiro won an Academy Award, has died, his fiancee said Wednesday. 660 more words


'Raging Bull' Boxer Jake LaMotta Dies At Age 95

Boxer Jake LaMotta, whose memoir inspired Martin Scorsese’s Raging Bull, has passed away at the age of 95.

Born in The Bronx in New York City in 1922, LaMotta fought 106 times with 83 wins, 19 losses, and 4 draws in both Middleweight and Lightweight divisions. 111 more words


1987 Movie Review: THE UNTOUCHABLES, 1987


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Directed by Brian De Palma
Starring: Kevin Costner, Sean Connery, Robert De Niro
Review by Mike Peters


Chicago-1930-Eliot Ness is an idealistic and ambitious Treasury officer new to the ranks of the corrupt Chicago Police Force. 1,722 more words

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Robert De Niro calls on UN to help rebuild Barbuda

Acclaimed actor appeals to international community to help the Caribbean island devastated by recent hurricane Irma.

The two-time Oscar-winning actor Robert De Niro came to the United Nations (UN) on Monday to ask every possible countries and organisations to help rebuild the Caribbean island of Barbuda destroyed by recent hurricane Irma. 167 more words

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