The Raging Bull takes on Rocky, but the end result is drab and plodding.
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Looking back at Che, The Dark Knight, Milk, Slumdog Millionaire, Wall-E and many others, and looking ahead to 2009
Judd Apatow's pretty good year and much more
A worthy actor rides the bench in the listless Coach Carter
Martin Scorsese looks at the roots of New York's violence, with mixed results
Chopper blurs the line between fact and fancy in this portrait of a madman
De Niro's comedic mob mastery excels in Analyze This
The hugely ambitious Boogie Nights revisits the sex-film world of the 1970s
In 1966, Cleveland "Big Cat" Williams fought Muhammad Ali for the world heavyweight championship. In 1996, he fights just to get by.