A tribute to Muhammad Ali.
The landmark 1974 "Rumble in the Jungle" bout between Muhammad Ali and
George Foreman provides the framework for this fascinating documentary.
The contest took place in Zaire and marked the emergence of Don King as
the world's greatest fight promoter. Much of the story centers on the
charismatic, flamboyant Ali, who is seen training for the fight, and
mingling with his multitude of fans. Also included in the story are
clips from the music festival that preceded the fight, with performers
including James Brown, B.B. King, the Pointer Sisters and the