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Beautiful Boxer

Welcome to Beautiful Boxer, where you will find top rated boxing and kick boxing merchandise inspired by the award winning film "The Beautiful Boxer".




Muhammad Ali Boxing Framed 8x10 Photograph Black and White Ali/Frazier I

There is no better way to commemorate your favorite player or team than this quality collectible. This Officially Licensed 8x10 Photo has been double matted with acid free mats - white outside, black inside. Item is then framed in a high quality black woo

$70.00



INFLATABLE BOXING GLOVES

Ideal for youths and kids for recreational and home use. Tough PVC construction for rugged play. Super light weight inflatable gloves fit snugly over youth hands. Fill with air and use. Safe and protective gloves for kids of all ages. Measures a full 20" x 16"

$9.99



45 Fantastic Fights Of The Century

The 20th century saw plenty of bloody and bruised men going head-to-head in the boxing ring. This release captures 45 of the greatest fights to take place over that 100-year stretch of time with bouts featuring Joe Louis Rocky Marciano Sugar Ray Robinson and

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Boxing Gloves for the Nintendo Wii


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Ultraman: The Ultimate Fighting

It is up to you to save the world!Product InformationJoin the Ultraman heroes in their quest to annihilate our enemies and save theworld from the onslaught of monsters.

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Black Movie Rocky Balboa Boxing Shorts Italian Stallion (Medium)

Rocky Boxing Shorts with "Italian Stallion" logo. As seen in movie.

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45 Fantastic Fights of the Century

45 Fantastic Fights is a TKO! This must have boxing footage includes the legendary 1935 World Heavyweight Championship fight between James Braddock and Max Baer as seen in the film "Cinderella Man". Also included: Rocky Marciano, Joe Louis, Sugar Ray

$9.98



Everlast Everhide Youth Boxing Gloves

Get in the ring for another round of fun. Everlast now introduces boxing gloves made just for kids. Weighing in at approximately seven ounces, the gloves'' lightweight design features extra padding in the knuckles to keep little hands safe and protected.

$14.99



Boxing Gloves for the Nintendo Wii

Add realism and excitement to the Wii Sports Boxing game with the Wii Boxing Gloves. Simply slip in your Wiimote and nunchuck in each glove and you're good to go. Thanks to its comfortable cloth and vinyl material, you can now punch for hours without hurting

$49.99



The Gleason's Gym Total Body Boxing Workout for Women: A 4-Week Head-to-Toe Makeover

Defined arms; sleek shoulders; flat, tight abs; lean, firm legs -- this is the shape that women want to get from their workouts. World-renowned trainer Hector Roca and owner Bruce Silverglade bring Gleason's Gym's boxing secrets to your home with The

$10.88


About Beautiful Boxer

The Beautiful Boxer is the controversial 2003 biopic detailing the helter-skelter life of transgender (kathoey) Muay Thai fighter, Nong Thoom. The film, while winning awards and nominations in Europe, Asia and America raised temperatures in Thailand where censors felt aggrieved by the extreme frontal nudity which made the film popular elsewhere.

Nong Thoom is portrayed by male kick-boxer and Muay Thai pro, Asanee Suwan. It was the shots of Asanee's genitals which saw the film censored in parts of Thailand and banned altogether in others. Still the film did win several high profile Thai film awards in 2004 including awards for Best Actor and Best Makeup. Elsewhere the movie picked up awards in Torino's Gay/Lesbian/Transgender movie festival and new director Ekachai Uekrongtham picked up a prestigious Outfest award for Outstanding Emerging Talent.

The Beautiful Boxer deals with the life of Nong Thoom. Nong had always been aware of her gender and her biological complications from a young age and after spending time in a Buddhist monastery, decided to pursue boxing and Muay Thai as a means of paying to support her under privileged parents and get a sex change operation. She was dubbed The Beautiful Boxer as a result of her first fight where she beat and then passionately kissed a much larger opponent.

The Beautiful Boxer continued to rise to fame as a successful lady-boy boxer at the prestigious Lumprini Boxing Stadium in Bangkok. At the epicentre of all things Muay Thai, The Beautiful Boxer went on to become a champion in mid 1998. Having revitalised the Muay Thai scene in Thailand (and across the globe), The Beautiful Boxer announced a shock retirement when she had enough money to release her parents from financial hardship and she finally underwent her reassignment operation in early 1999.

The movie, The Beautiful Boxer, depicts Nong as a strong and often exploited but loved figure of Muay Thai and Thailand's tourism industry in general. The movie did well in America upon its import release in 2005 and Nong began to reappear in the public eye fighting and winning several exhibition fights against heavier male opponents. Indeed, the speed of The Beautiful Boxer has often been the main reason for her victories as seen in the movie.

The director of The Beautiful Boxer, Ekachai Uekrongtham also came into the limelight as a result of Nong's story and he is now working on several other high profile Thai movie projects and he runs his own theatre company, ACTION.

In summary, The Beautiful Boxer is based on the real life story of Parinya Charoenphol (Nong Thoom), a Muay Thai boxer who had to have a sex change operation to become a woman. The Beautiful Boxer chronicles her life with scenes from Nong as a young boy who likes to wear lipstick and flowers to gripping fightscenes communicating the exciting life of a Muay Thai kick-boxer. The movie, The Beautiful Boxer, confronts issues of sexuality and gender in the high octane real-life world of Muay Thai. The Beautiful Boxer executes her moves with an expert's grace and finally faces her own sexuality head-on climaxing in her life-changing sexual realignment operation. Fascinating stuff about makeup and boxing gloves! If you are tired of price increases from your cable provider or Netflix consider alternatives to find the best selection of independent movies like The Beautiful Boxer.

Beautiful Boxer is just one award winning film of many that are available for immediate viewing with Internet streaming movie services.