Who does not know the figure of Muhammad Ali phenomenal and inspiring? During his career, he successfully won a record 56 wins and 5 defeats. But ahead of Ramadan this year, made the world mourned the death of Muhammad Ali on June 4 last.
The death of Muhammad Ali torn into the world spotlight. Various life story of Muhammad Ali began flooding the Internet, in the form of text, video, until meme inspiring. And in an attempt to commemorate Muhammad Ali, HBO, too, show a film about him.
HBO Asia in memory of Muhammad Ali through the HBO Original films, MUHAMMAD ALI’S GREATEST FIGHT, currently on HBO On Demand. This film will be shown again this week on HBO Signature – Saturday, June 11th at 19:00 pm and Sunday, June 12th at 11:30 pm.
MUHAMMAD ALI’S GREATEST FIGHT
Being well-known both in contention impressive and in a shouting match, the boxer Cassius Clay soared to fame in the ’60s, became a famous athlete in the world – and in the end to be the most controversial. After joining the Nation of Islam and the name Muhammad Ali, he was widely criticized everywhere for refusing to join the US military, based on their religion against the Vietnam War.
The sacking of titles and banning him from the world of sports, where the figure of “Greatest” lost for nearly four years of major championship boxing and a legal dispute. In 1971, his case as an opponent has reached the US Supreme Court, rooted in tradition and understanding of the conservative Nixon with the appointment of Judge Warren E. Burger as a leader.
Discover the secret of the nine US Supreme Court judge decided the case of Muhammad Ali who emerged in 1971 as an opponent. Judge Harlan, who respected the jury for 15 years in court, found irregularities in the status quo after his view was challenged by employees who sensible contemporary.
MUHAMMAD ALI’S GREATEST FIGHT dibintangi para pemenang Academy Award Christopher Plummer (“Beginners”), nominasi Academy Award Frank Langella (“Frost/Nixon”) dan Benjamin Walker (“Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter”); disutradarai oleh nominasi Academy Award Stephen Frears (“The Queen”) skenario dibuat oleh Shawn Slovo (“A World Apart”); dengan executive producer pemenang Emmy Frank Doelger (HBO “Game of Thrones” dan “The Gathering Storm”), pemenang Emmy Tracey Scoffield (HBO “The Gathering Storm”), Jonathan Cameron, dan Stephen Frears.
Executive producer film ini adalah Frank Doelger, Tracey Scoffield, dan Jonathan Cameron; disutradari oleh Stephen Frears dari karya skenario Shawn Slovo. Film ini tayang perdana di HBO tahun 2013.