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Michael Buffer

The Greatest Movie Boxer Of All Time Is ...

12/16/2013 3:32 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

121613_michael_buffer_launchSly Stallone ... Mark Wahlberg ... Will Smith ... Russell Crowe ... Hilary Swank ... NONE of these actors came close to pulling off the greatest ever boxer on the big screen, so says legendary announcer Michael Buffer ... that honor goes to another actor altogether.

Buffer was rumbling around NYC earlier today ... and we asked him ... which actor nailed the most memorable boxing performance in film history?

Buffer didn't hesitate ... and you probably won't be surprised by his answer ... but here's a hint: the actor in question won an Oscar for the role. Now guess who.

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HarpAttack    

That was the obvious answer. Nobody will ever touch DeNiro/Scorcese

275 days ago
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katspeel    

DeNiro Raging Bull

275 days ago
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Pudding Tang    

That's right, De Niro is dinero

274 days ago

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