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The Resource Facing Ali, Lionsgate and Spike TV present in association with Muhammad Ali Enterprises ; a Derik Murray production ; produced by Derik Murray ; directed by Pete McCormack

Facing Ali, Lionsgate and Spike TV present in association with Muhammad Ali Enterprises ; a Derik Murray production ; produced by Derik Murray ; directed by Pete McCormack

Label
Facing Ali
Title
Facing Ali
Statement of responsibility
Lionsgate and Spike TV present in association with Muhammad Ali Enterprises ; a Derik Murray production ; produced by Derik Murray ; directed by Pete McCormack
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ten boxing champs pay tribute to Ali and discuss their encounters with him in and out of the ring
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edited by Jesse James Miller ; director of photography, Ian Kerr ; music by Schaun Tozer ; executive producers, Derik Murray, Neil Linder, Paul Gertz, Kent Wingerak, Kevin Beggs, Sandra Stern, Steve Rothenberg, Erik Nelson, Kevin Kay, Brian J. Diamond
Dewey number
796.83092
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R (restricted; under 17 requires parent or adult guardian) for some language
  • Board of Film Censors, Singapore: NC16 (Some coarse language)
Language note
In English, with optional subtitles in English and Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
  • GV1132.A44
  • DVC8748 (viewing copy)
LC item number
F335 2009
PerformerNote
Featuring Muhammad Ali, George Chuvalo, Sir Henry Cooper, George Foreman, Joe Frazier, Larry Holmes, Ron Lyle, Ken Norton, Earnie Shavers, Leon Spinks, Ernie Terrell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1965-
  • 1942-2016
  • 1937-
  • 1934-2011
  • 1949-
  • 1944-2011
  • 1949-
  • 1941-2011
  • 1944-
  • 1953-
  • 1939-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Murray, Derik
  • McCormack, Pete
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • Chuvalo, George
  • Cooper, Henry
  • Foreman, George
  • Frazier, Joe
  • Holmes, Larry
  • Lyle, Ron
  • Norton, Ken
  • Shavers, Earnie
  • Spinks, Leon
  • Terrell, Ernie
  • Tozer, Schaun
  • Brunt, Stephen
  • Lions Gate Films (Santa Monica, Calif.)
  • Spike TV
  • Muhammad Ali Enterprises
  • Network Entertainment (Firm)
  • Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • African American boxers
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Boxing matches
  • Boxing
  • African American boxers
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Boxing
  • Boxing matches
  • United States
  • Boxeadores
  • Boxeo
Technique
live action
Label
Facing Ali, Lionsgate and Spike TV present in association with Muhammad Ali Enterprises ; a Derik Murray production ; produced by Derik Murray ; directed by Pete McCormack
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Facing Ali: the opposition weighs in by Stephen Brunt
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • "Network, Spike Sports, Lionsgate."
  • Special features: animated trivia cards; After the bell (featurette); Bringing the fights to life (featurette); Facing Ali: book to screen (featurette)
  • Container incorrectly includes theatrical trailer among special features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Float like a butterfly -- Clay vs. Cooper -- Clay vs. Liston -- Becoming Muhammad Ali -- No to Vietnam -- Ali vs. Chuvalo -- A tough fight -- A song for you -- Taking a stand -- Reinstated -- Fight of the century -- Ali vs. Norton -- A fighting chance -- Stepping up -- Ali vs. Foreman -- Rising up -- Ali vs. Lyle -- Thrilla in Manila -- Ali vs. Shavers -- Spinks Part 1 -- Ali vs. Spinks II -- Ali meets Holmes -- A hero -- Speaking for him
Control code
ocn466442428
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
Lccn
2011611502
Legal deposit
PA0001678381
Materials
viewing copy
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398115939
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
26615
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.78:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Facing Ali, Lionsgate and Spike TV present in association with Muhammad Ali Enterprises ; a Derik Murray production ; produced by Derik Murray ; directed by Pete McCormack
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Facing Ali: the opposition weighs in by Stephen Brunt
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • "Network, Spike Sports, Lionsgate."
  • Special features: animated trivia cards; After the bell (featurette); Bringing the fights to life (featurette); Facing Ali: book to screen (featurette)
  • Container incorrectly includes theatrical trailer among special features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Float like a butterfly -- Clay vs. Cooper -- Clay vs. Liston -- Becoming Muhammad Ali -- No to Vietnam -- Ali vs. Chuvalo -- A tough fight -- A song for you -- Taking a stand -- Reinstated -- Fight of the century -- Ali vs. Norton -- A fighting chance -- Stepping up -- Ali vs. Foreman -- Rising up -- Ali vs. Lyle -- Thrilla in Manila -- Ali vs. Shavers -- Spinks Part 1 -- Ali vs. Spinks II -- Ali meets Holmes -- A hero -- Speaking for him
Control code
ocn466442428
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
Lccn
2011611502
Legal deposit
PA0001678381
Materials
viewing copy
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398115939
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
26615
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.78:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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