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Facing Ali

   2009    Culture
Muhammad Ali was arguably the greatest boxer of the 20th century, and that rare fighter whose presence in the culture of the day was equal to (or perhaps even greater than) his remarkable skills in the ring. Ali was a superb fighter who squared off against a variety of gifted athletes during his career, and filmmaker Pete McCormack offers a new perspective on Ali through this documentary, in which some of his opponents speak about their experiences with the man. Facing Ali includes interviews with Joe Frazier, who speaks of the bitterness that still remains of his rivalry with Ali; George Chuvalo, a Canadian fighter who recalls that while Ali defeated him, he went dancing with his wife afterward while the winner went to the hospital; George Foreman, whose memories include a powerful punch that Ali chose not to land; Leon Spinks, whose 1978 upset victory over Ali thrust him into a level of fame he was not prepared to handle; Ernie Terrell, who discusses the technique and strategy behind Ali's approach; and many more.
The Putin Interviews
The Putin Interviews

   2017    Culture
Leaving Neverland
Leaving Neverland

   2019    Culture
Speed
Speed

   2019    Technology
The Sound and the Fury
The Sound and the Fury

   2013    Art
The Private Life of Plants
The Private Life of Plants

   1994    Nature
The Gene Code
The Gene Code

   2011    Science
Life In Cold Blood
Life In Cold Blood

   2008    Nature