Fitzsimmons v Corbett 1897 OLD BOXING FILM DATABASE

A List of Filmed Fights & Filmed Fight Impersonations
from 1894 - 1930



QUICK LINKS:1894, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1906, 1909, 1910, 1916, 1929
FILMED
14 Jun 1894 The Leonard-Cushing fight

Credited cast overview: Mike Leonard and Jack Cushing.

Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Producer: W.K.L. Dickson.

Camera: William Heise.

Filmed: in Edison's Black Maria studio.
Company: Kinetoscope Exhibiting Co., [1894]
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

Copyright: No Registration.

7 Sept 1894 Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph
Credited cast overview: James J. Corbett and Peter Courtney
Also Known As: Corbett-Courtney Fight, or
The (1894) (USA) Edison Kinetoscopic Record of Boxers
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Producer: W.K.L. Dickson.

Camera: William Heise.

Filmed: in Edison's Black Maria studio.
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
Copyright: Wm. K. L. Dickson; 17 Nov 1894; 53707.

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1897 The Maher-Choynski Fight
Plot Outline: Re-enactment of the match, with the actual fighters.
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
17 Mar 1897 Corbett and Fitzsimmons Fight
Directed by Enoch J. Rector
1897 Reproduction of the Corbett-Fitzsimmons Fight
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
Credited cast overview: James J. Corbett.... Himself
Bob Fitzsimmons .... Himself
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

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1898 Corbett and Sharkey Fight
Credited cast overview: James J. Corbett.... Himself
Sailor Sharkey.... Himself
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

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1899 Reproduction of the Kid McCoy and Peter Maher Fight
Credited cast overview: Peter Maher (II).... Himself
Norman Selby.... Himself
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
1899 The Fitzsimmons-Jeffries Fight
Genre: Documentary / Short
Plot Outline: Re-enactment of the fight, using the actual fighters.
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

1899

Reproduction of the Fitzsimmons-Jeffries Fight
in Eleven Rounds Showing the Knockout
Credited cast overview: Bob Fitzsimmons.... Himself
James J. Jeffries .... Himself
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
1899 Reproduction of the Corbett and Jeffries Fight
Credited cast overview: James J. Corbett.... Himself
James J. Jeffries.... Himself
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
1899 Battle of Jeffries and Sharkey for Championship of the World
Genre: Documentary
Plot Outline: Twenty-five round fight, with Jeffries the winner.
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
1899 Reproduction of the Jeffries and Sharkey Fight
Genre: Documentary
Credited cast overview: James J. Jeffries.... Himself

Sailor Sharkey .... Himself

Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
1899 Jeffries Boxing with Tommy Ryan
Credited cast overview: James J. Jeffries.... Himself

Tommy Ryan (III) .... Himself

Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
1899 Reproduction of the Jeffries and Ruhlin Fight
Genre: Documentary
Credited cast overview: James J. Jeffries.... Himself
Gus Ruhlin.... Himself
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

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1900 Reproduction of the McGovern and Dixon Fight
Credited cast overview: George Dixon (III).... Himself
Terry McGovern (II) .... Himself
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

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1901 The Gans-McGovern Fight
Also Known As: The McGovern-Gans Fight, (1901) (USA)
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
15 Nov 1901 Jeffries and Ruhlin Sparring Contest
Genre: Documentary
Filmed: In San Francisco, Cal.
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
1902 Reproduction of the Jeffries-Fitzsimmons Fight
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
1905 Impersonation of Britt-Nelson Fight
Genre: Drama / Short
Plot Outline: Reenactment of the actual fight
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent
3 Sept 1906 The Gans-Nelson Contest
Filmed: Goldfield Nevada
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

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27 Dec 1909 The Fitzsimmons-Bill Lang Fight
Genre: Documentary of Australian Heavyweight Championship
Cast overview: Robert Fitzsimmons.... Himself

Bill Lang.... Himself

Country: Stadium Sydney Australia
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

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1910 The Johnson-Jeffries Fight
Genre: Documentary
Credited cast overview: James J. Jeffries.... Himself

Jack Johnson (VIII).... Himself

Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

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1916 Willard-Johnson Boxing Match
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

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1929 James J. Corbett & Neil O'Brien
Credited cast overview: James J. Corbett
Country: USA
Colour: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent



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