• User


In the midst of a match, a successful boxer - Hayato, has had enough of the sport. He lets himself get knocked, quits boxing, leaving his wife and start living alone with his mangy dog. One day a young mediocre boxer knocks at the door and wants to be Hayatos apprentice.

  1. Shuuji Terayama

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Fumio Ishimori


  3. Rio Kishida


Top Billed Cast

  1. Bunta Sugawara

    Bunta Sugawara

    Hayato, ex-boxer

  2. Kentarô Shimizu

    Kentarô Shimizu

    Tenma, the boxer

  3. Masumi Harukawa

    Masumi Harukawa

  4. Hiroko Isayama

    Hiroko Isayama

  5. Juro Kara

    Juro Kara

Full Cast & Crew



We don't have enough data to suggest any movies based on Boxer. You can help by rating movies you've seen.


Original Title ボクサー

Status Released

Release Information

  • October 1, 1977


Original Language Japanese

Runtime 1h 34m

Budget -

Revenue -



Content Score


Pump it up! We're close now.

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page