Facing Ali
Facing Ali

Publication Information
Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, c2009.

Physical Description
1 videodisc (approx. 100 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
Based on the book: Facing Ali : the opposition weighs in / by Stephen Brunt.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Special features: Animated trivia cards -- Bringing the fights to life -- Facing Ali : book to screen (featurette) -- After the bell (featurette) -- Facing Ali : book to screen (featurette) -- Also from Lionsgate.
Container incorrectly includes theatrical trailer among special features.

Personal Subject
Ali, Muhammad, 1942-2016.

Subject Term
African American boxers -- Biography.
African American athletes -- Biography.
Boxers (Sports) -- United States.
Boxing matches -- History.
Boxing -- History.

Sports films.
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Added Author
Murray, Derek A., 1956-
McCormack, Pete, 1965-
Ali, Muhammad, 1942-2016.
Chuvalo, George, 1937-
Foreman, George, 1949-
Frazier, Joe, 1944-2011
Holmes, Larry, 1949-
Lyle, Ron, 1941-2011
Norton, Ken.
Shavers, Earnie, 1944-
Spinks, Leon, 1953-
Brunt, Stephen.
Brunt, Stephen. Facing Ali.

Ten boxing champs pay tribute to Ali and discuss their encounters with him in and out of the ring.

System Details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation (1.78:1 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.

Language Note
In English, with optional subtitles in English and Spanish; closed-captioned.

LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)Nonfiction DVDDVD 921 ALI11Nonfiction DVDs
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Nonfiction DVDDVD 921 ALI11Nonfiction DVDs