CHUD.com Community › Reviews › Films

Films

Genre: News 16 Results
The Joe Gans-Battling Nelson Fight(1906)

The Joe Gans-Battling Nelson Fight(1906)

A championship fight that took place in the Nevada goldfields between boxers Joe Gans and Battling Nelson.

The Devil & Saddam Hussein(2010)

The Devil & Saddam Hussein(2010)

Following the lives of four college students, independently, through a bizarre sequence of events that occur following the announcement of the capture of former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. A hilarious yet thought-provoking snapshot of a turbulent time in America's recent political history through the eyes of a generation too distracted to care.

Jeffries-Sharkey Contest(1899)

Jeffries-Sharkey Contest(1899)

"This is the greatest and longest moving picture film ever made, covering as it does the entire period of the 25 rounds and intermissions of this bruising contest for the championship of the world between the champion Jim Jeffries and Tom Sharkey. It was taken by artificial light, thousands of dollars having been spent upon the electrical equipment and arrangements. This film may be...

Men of the Hour(1935)

Men of the Hour(1935)

Dave Durfkin and Andy Blane are a pair of ace newsreel cameramen with Durkin being the assistant who does all the dirty work, with Blane getting the credit and collecting the bonuses. They are both in love with Ann Jordan. Fed up with being double-crossed, Durkin quits the team and goes free-lancing on his own...and promptly screws up. Now he has to find a big story to redeem himself in Ann...

Murder at Random(2013)

Murder at Random(2013)

Tells the horrific story of a Charles Manson type of character ordering his three impressionable followers to kill or be killed when four teenage brothers and their Mother are shot execution-style in their rural Indiana home in 1977. The brothers are killed but the Mother survives as she plays dead after having her wig blown off from a bullet to the back of her head. After the shootings, the...

The Corbett-Fitzsimmons Fight(1897)

The Corbett-Fitzsimmons Fight(1897)

This legendary fight was filmed on March 17, 1897, using 63mm film that produced an aspect ratio of about 1.75:1. Using three adjacent cameras, Enoch Rector recorded the entire fight, simultaneously creating the world's first known feature film, as the resulting footage lasted over 90 minutes in length. About a quarter of the film survives today.

CHUD.com Community › Reviews › Films