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Ali-Frazier I: One Nation... Divisible (2000)

A look at the events leading up to and including the legendary March 1971 bout between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier. The film also looks at the political and social factors that helped to ... See full summary »

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Dave Anderson
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Credited cast:
Joe Frazier ... Himself
Muhammad Ali ... Himself (archive footage)
Liev Schreiber ... Himself - Narrator (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David Brenner ... Himself
Jim Brown ... Himself
Gil Clancy Gil Clancy ... Himself
Alvin Cooperman Alvin Cooperman ... Himself
Stanley Crouch ... Himself
Angelo Dundee ... Himself
Yank Durham Yank Durham ... Himself (archive footage)
Jimmy Ellis Jimmy Ellis ... Himself (archive footage)
George Foreman ... Himself
Marvis Frazier Marvis Frazier ... Himself
Vince Furlong Vince Furlong ... Himself
Eddie Futch Eddie Futch ... Himself
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A look at the events leading up to and including the legendary March 1971 bout between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier. The film also looks at the political and social factors that helped to make this fight more than just an ordinary boxing match between two of the greatest heavyweight champions that ever lived as Ali was a symbol for liberals, militant blacks and hippies and Frazier was a symbol for the more conservative elements for society. Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

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Documentary | Sport

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USA

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English

Release Date:

17 August 2000 (USA) See more »

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HBO Sports See more »
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Color
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Trivia

This features the only media interview Jerry Perenchio has given since 1981. Perenchio is notorious for refusing all interviews. See more »

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Features The Mike Douglas Show (1961) See more »

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I Shall Be Free No. 10
Written and Performed by Bob Dylan
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Why Is This Not Available For Purchase?
8 January 2010 | by devjf2000See all my reviews

This film has been used in college sociology class to teach about the 1960' and 70's cultural changes in America. But it was used from a recorded VHS tape. Now it is wearing out because it was used so much and I need a new one. This film is much more than a film about boxing. It is a film about the human condition, about America, about race, class, and privilege. Brings to mind the excellent film "A SOLDIERS STORY" directed by Norman Jewison and starring Denzel Washington. Was nominated for an Academy Award for 'Best Picture' in 1984.

In any case, where can I purchase this excellent documentary-- Ali-Frazier I: One Nation... Divisible (2000) ???

Or, is it ever shown on TV anymore? It was made by HBO.

Even wrote letters to HBO and got no where. Please help. Thank you.


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