WorldCat Identities

Big Fights, Inc

Overview
Works: 61 works in 73 publications in 1 language and 656 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Documentary films  Sports films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: GV1132.A44, 796.83
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Most widely held works by Big Fights, Inc
Muhammad Ali the whole story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muhammad Ali. He is known as the most thrilling athlete of all time ... he is known as The Greatest. This 6-hour film follows him from his days as Cassius Clay in Louisville, Kentucky, to the pinnacle of his amateur career as the light-heavyweight gold medalist in the 1960 Rome Olympics. He became the youngest Heavyweight Champion of the World, and then had his title stripped from him when he refused-on religious grounds-to participate in the Vietnam War. This documentary chronicles the life of a man who, through his amazing athletic talent, brash and outspoken personality, courage, and personal convictions, became one of the most loved, hated, intriguing, and controversial figures in American history, changing not only the world of sports but the entire world around him
The kings of the ring( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare archival footage and interviews tell the story of the men who made the history of boxing, their public triumphs and their personal defeats, from Jess Willard in 1915 to Mike Tyson and beyond
Muhammad Ali skill, brains and guts!( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skill, brains and guts chronicles the rise, the fall and the second coming of the confident Muhammad Ali. Shows footage from significant bouts and pre- and post-fight interviews with Ali
Muhammad Ali the whole story( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muhammad Ali arrived at a turbulent time ... issues were everywhere and everyone had an opinion. Yet Ali transcended it all, risking everything to take a stand and defend his beliefs. In the end, Ali became the foremost citizen on the planet and the most recognizable face in the world. This is his whole story
The greatest champions( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a ringside seat to thrilling boxing action including vintage fight highlights of the greatest champs of all time. The Boxing Writers of America choose the best fighter of all time in each weight division, then conclude the program with their selection of the greatest fighter of all time
Boxing's greatest champions( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the greatest fighters in each division. Features Roberto Duran, Sugar Ray Robinson, Jack Dempsey, Muhammad Ali and others
Joe Louis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the greatest moments of the champ who held the title for eleven years and defended it 24 times
Mike Tyson the inside story( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the true facts about Mike Tyson's explosive life and incredible rise to stardom in this documentary biography that follows the youngest heavyweight champion in history from his early years on the tough streets of Brooklyn through his spectacular career, his 1991 trial and incarceration, and his 1995 release from prison
Joe Louis, for all time( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the life of boxer Joe Louis, heavyweight champion of the world from 1937 to 1949. Emphasizes his contributions to American culture
Jack Dempsey( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the boxing career of Jack Dempsey, who was heavyweight champion from 1919 to 1926
Mike Tyson's greatest hits( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in Undetermined and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An action replay of some of the greatest and most exciting fights in "Iron Mike's" professional career
Thrilla in Manila Ali vs. Frazier III, 1975( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was the match that could have overturned Ali's career and one of the most savage fights in boxing history. This program shows all fourteen grueling rounds of muscle, sweat, and hard hard punches that no one expected, no one could have predicted, and no one would ever forget
Sugar Ray Robinson pound for pound( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Sugar Ray Robinson, born Walker Smith in Detroit, from his 1939 Golden Gloves featherweight championship through his exciting career, which included a brief retirement to pursue a career as a tap dancer. He then returned to the boxing world and ultimately won the world middleweight title five times
Jack Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Johnson's tumultuous career in and out of the ring is followed up to its bitter end in a story so powerful, it shook all of America. Includes archival footage both in and out of the ring of the world's first black Heavyweight Champion
Middleweights( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look at the most skillful and devasting middleweights in the history of the sport
Rumble in the jungle Ali vs. Foreman, 1974( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the historic boxing match between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman which took place in Kinsasha, Zaire on October 30, 1974
The Heavyweights "the big punchers"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biggest draw in sports today is the heavy weight knockout artist. This front-row seat video captures some of the most famous punchers in ring history in some of their most legendary bouts
Sugar Ray Robinson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the greatest moments in Robinson's boxing career, including his fights with Tommy Bell, Jake La Motta, and Carmen Basilio
Legendary champions( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a blend of fascinating boxing lore and thrilling ring action, this film gives a nostalgic look at Boxing's Best from 1882-1929. See the first boxing match ever filmed, the controversial Jeffries-Johnson fight, the first million-dollar fight, and much more
Mike Tyson and history's greatest knockouts( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Tyson joins commentator Larry Merchant to provide a historical and analytical commentary on knockouts from the beginning of modern boxing to the present
 
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Joe Louis, for all time
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