Facing Ali
Title
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.

Genre
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.

Summary
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