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Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 1, Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964)
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directed by David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Stephanie Jenkins, fl. 2016, Ken Burns, 1953-, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Florentine Films, in Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 2 hours 8 mins
Cassius Clay rises from amateur boxer to 1960 Olympic gold medal winner. He turns professional and hones his genius for self-promotion. In 1964, he upsets the heavily favored Sonny Liston to win the heavyweight championship of the world.
directed by David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Stephanie Jenkins, fl. 2016, Ken Burns, 1953-, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Florentine Films, in Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 2 hours 8 mins
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Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 2, Round Two: What’s My Name? (1964-1970)
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directed by David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Stephanie Jenkins, fl. 2016, Ken Burns, 1953-, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Florentine Films, in Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 53 mins
Cassius Clay joins the Nation of Islam and adopts the name Muhammad Ali. When he refuses induction into the U.S. Army, he is stripped of his title. After 3 years, Ali triumphantly returns to boxing, but it’s clear that he has lost a step.
directed by David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Stephanie Jenkins, fl. 2016, Ken Burns, 1953-, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Florentine Films, in Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 53 mins
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Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 3, Round Three: The Rivalry (1970-1974)
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directed by David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Stephanie Jenkins, fl. 2016, Ken Burns, 1953-, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Florentine Films, in Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 49 mins
Muhammad Ali battles his fiercest rival, Joe Frazier, and the U.S. Government, as he attempts to regain the heavyweight title. He first loses and then defeats Frazier, but to become champion again, he we will have to beat George Foreman.
directed by David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Stephanie Jenkins, fl. 2016, Ken Burns, 1953-, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Florentine Films, in Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 49 mins
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Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 4, Round Four: The Rent You Pay (1974-2016)
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directed by David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Stephanie Jenkins, fl. 2016, Ken Burns, 1953-, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Florentine Films, in Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 38 mins
Muhammad Ali shocks the world by defeating George Foreman, winning back the heavyweight title and becoming the most famous man on earth. After retiring in 1981, he travels the world spreading his Islamic faith and becomes a symbol of peace.
directed by David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Stephanie Jenkins, fl. 2016, Ken Burns, 1953-, Sarah Burns, fl. 2012 and David McMahon, fl. 2001-2012, Florentine Films, in Ken Burns: Muhammad Ali, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 38 mins
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