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You know Saint Patrick's Day is coming up.
And when I saw that these guys had this show and this documentary out.
I -- such a big boxing guy and especially the history of boxing because -- intertwined so.
So thoroughly with the beginning of America and the different generations in different ethnic groups he came over here.
I had to have -- The name of the documentary which is part of his film though which is part of the film fest and a -- extravaganza.
Is gentlemen prize fighter is the story of gentleman Jim Corbett the second heavyweight champion.
In the history of the world the only man that we know of the beat John L Sullivan.
In the ring and the only one in the first one that I can think of the brought boxing.
It was a -- brought a science to the sport he just let everybody knows it or you don't got the strongest -- the smartest man went in the ring helped to be strong to.
In studio to my immediate left if you -- Until -- of friends dot com is Terrence -- did.
Founder of producer of the crack fast graves that are at the crack finished -- and that is not the drug it is no I think if you're seeing a good time.
-- exactly so for example last night was our opening night and it was great -- City go sightseeing get this all the time -- right it said it's very Irish and a lot of money these guys they'll just by look at if you look that you have a good time.
It's not even a job to me you know like talking about them a prize fight I know the filmmaker -- -- more so it's.
It's an honor it's a pleasure to work with filmmakers like this and -- original films that like you said have historical reference and a lot of people don't know is that.
Jim -- were brought to the game still exist today.
And I was talking to John -- about it last night you know John voting you know the box and have you adjusted yet he he retired a year ago he was in even he knew.
These young guys security is always -- you don't.
-- -- -- Those things to the table -- -- sweet science -- still exist on to use later fighting style.
So I think if you're a boxing fan and you wanna c'mon sees something different that's not patty rack -- -- like to say than this is this is a good film viewed as a good -- party sponsored by total more Heineken so.
Where is that to TriBeCa cinemas.
TriBeCa cinemas if you're in the New York City area you gotta come -- And majority got to pay them right yet it's you know give good to entertainment -- its twenty bucks for for the film -- -- So you think about still today.
I love appeal to -- -- too brutal for the modern America really why is the UFC one of the hottest properties around.
Boxing just needs a personality and boxing was full of personality back then.
You know Jack -- million movies on hands but lot of best sellers there was of -- a movie on.
James Braddock is of the bestselling book on -- -- Cinderella man pops up but I in the story of Braddock people love the Joseph Louis.
-- Joseph Louis is meant to this country would Rocky Marciano is meant.
But in -- Corbett you don't have the big name.
And you know -- before Cinderella man who -- -- Russell Crowe right so tell me about.
The guy that you saw in this documentary because footage exists of the man that brought boxing to a brutal sport the word boxing the sign.
It's -- though that's a good point you know -- the director -- -- but I can speak on his behalf and -- that people come down and see the film Friday night which is narrative and we need some by the way.
-- who isn't -- from Ireland yet and Arafat leaves one of our board members and hopefully we're trying to get him come down to introduce film.
But the back to your question.
Yet you know he brought that charisma and -- and sweet science of the sport and you see some of that archive footage and it's just amazing commonsensical 304050.
-- think about that that's insane -- you know -- price fight is on the go twelve to fifteen rounds I think that's a lot they knocked it down the -- Yes good for safety yen a complainant and another complain about -- -- -- -- 304050 or.
Out to John O'Sullivan comes the first fighter he -- -- he wears gloves I believe.
And he's is a knock out there is the strongest man in the house that was his big thing he would sit there right feedback -- -- -- -- when he danced and he moved.
-- -- know he definitely he he brought you know a rhythm to the sport when you see that in even then you know it's.
When you look back to fighting side compared to now I mean those guys I don't think they would really less like twelve rounds and it's such a science entering them we did the technique of boxing economy.
They went from bare knuckle to to boxing gloves and was the -- -- very rules three minute rounds so in that you find out he was more than justified.
They he hooked up with Mae West.
He was a womanizer he was that he thinks Charlie did is a charismatic guy in like he said he brought a spotlight to the sport.
That really hadn't existed in the past -- for better force in he's he's Irish so you know he's he has that charisma.
That he brought to the table that wasn't there before enough in -- so -- kind of footage that we sit.
I gotta say manner I don't know what I have to ask engine directory got some of the food is it's just amazing.
Editors and your boxing history just am -- gonna get your copy to -- -- you see him in the ring yet and he's also see and he eventually loses.
You lose a couple of fights he loses -- -- and then loses.
That here's a cut.
Here's a cut from -- Jim Corbett story cut thirteen.
Corbett had a tremendous influence on boxing.
He refined the article box.
Fighters copied his style.
And each generation there was a fighter just like Corbett had beaten the seemingly unbeatable Bruce Sullivan.
Of professional boxing.
Has that same scenario played out by fighters.
Who basically are using the same strategy.
The corporate used to be -- So here we have the generation leader -- telling.
The most scientific heavyweight -- you're.
Using a similar style of -- Defeating the seemingly unbeatable -- Jack Dempsey.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- Father which -- court.
And he had them knocking him John O'Sullivan.
And September 7 1892.
And he knocked him out in the 21 round sentencing phase.
This -- he knocks him out.
As you know there wasn't exactly experienced cut -- in an ambulance on the ice if he can tell us who -- if they're even allowed to have water.
And I was just amazed to -- her lose intertwined in Hollywood Dempsey made that move.
We Dempsey was -- for a Hollywood that in fact he barely was fighting for a year and happy just peel off making movies but you know women.
It's still blow up.
-- to -- a trend here between the Irish guys -- How do you.
Exhibit -- is -- is probably -- -- lose it.
-- and moderate Democrat Mike Tyson you know fall from grace.
-- -- one of my favorite five by the way he's -- right.
-- wouldn't what is it about the Irish back then the deal is thought that was the quickest way.
Perhaps the way that they could get -- and -- well we we don't have enough time to talk about that I think it's more of it's a cultural social cultural and associate economics thing back then you you -- a lot of working men think they came from the farm you know there was that pharmacy -- -- -- from work in the land.
So strong enough yet there was strong and do what they hand so -- you know logical segue to.
To be a fighter and you know and try to make a living -- it and you know back to the movie gentlemen price -- I think.
He brought like but we'll talk about it sweet science keeps -- up again and the art of boxing that that had a mid -- And that's still there today it's it's pretty amazing.
And -- also we understand he got into film afterwards.
He did he was magnanimous guy you know you have got to to a lot of things so he's more than than just being known -- that you know gentlemen -- and if you.
Right through you also in the ring at the big events he and the film and -- -- boxing if you look at the Rockies you look at the Cinderella man if you look at champ.
Some of the biggest movies most successful movies out there whether they would dramatizes documentaries -- through boxing.
Do you perceive as you -- boxing fan you know truly leeson's you have you to -- and yet there is still legendary now -- in Brooklyn.
-- and that's were great fighters or do you foresee -- no this is a law do you perceive coming back.
Yeah I hope so you know like Q I'm a fan of the sport.
I I I think there's always going to be there I think USC brings a certain element but to me I actually prefer watch him boxing I think deserve an.
-- -- -- And most mixed martial arts right you know I like that I mean I get it.
More from -- and athletes standpoint you know it's been seen people get knocked out so people north of the car it was you car crash when -- go to UC.
It's like a hockey game and people are enormous assuming and to fight to -- down.
Right and -- would have as we go to the -- it's kind of -- Yeah those brutal and even -- takes tremendous skill agreed agreed know those guys it is due to grappling to go to Gramm I think what boxing is his stuff.
It's poetry -- -- proudly brought to the game you know you about the whole dancing element that that hadn't existed and and and -- kind of brought that to early on.
And I understand too is that his home it was in Bayside queens yes and it's even -- Corbett -- -- don't always have got a NN and at that time I think they made his house like a museum -- In the area so the fact that you can still go back and see where he wasn't what he did in the fact it took place in New York.
And we can only imagine how many fights took place is between a bunch of people throwing -- money so you too.
-- without the -- you know and how many times -- probably on the -- doing the same thing.
The its existing.
It's I would like to have been acting as lot of people like yourself to see.
Action those that fight in a bare -- -- -- to ring the sequel to fight must have been impressive like twenty you know 2030 rounds.
Yes that but I don't think we're gonna see that you know trying to live itself for 2030 -- but -- -- -- I'm a boxing and then and so people come out to see this movie ITV let's see this movie -- of the movie's going to be playing there as well.
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A legendary American who hopefully people learn a little bit about thank you back a moment to -- difference.
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