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Klitschko vs Charr Video: Cinematic Fight Highlights (feat. Band of Horses Dubstep)

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Scott Christ is the managing editor of Bad Left Hook and has been covering boxing for SB Nation since 2006.

Vitali Klitschko beat Manuel Charr easily this past weekend in Moscow, and here's a Klitschko mini-movie with some fight highlights that I think truly, sincerely kicks ass:

I mean, I really love this thing. It's creative, it's cinematic, it gives us way different looks than we normally get of everything it shows -- from the in-ring action to the backstage preparation and celebration. It's really great. This is so much better than the actual fight that it's kind of scary. This makes me think I saw something interesting instead of hands-down Vitali cakewalking over some D+ heavyweight non-contender who had no business sharing a ring with the champ.

I also really dig this Band of Horses remix that they used in the video. BoH being one of my favorite current bands and "dubstep" not being something I enjoy much at all, my love of this is a surprise to me, but this is great. Here's the full version:

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