A visceral uppercut to the gut portrays controversial former world heavyweight boxing champion Sonny Liston, resurrected as a brooding menace to society and tragic hero. Chronicles Liston's triumphs and tragedies: his run-ins with racism, the mob, and the law, to become the champion of the world. Highlighted by bone-crunching matches and crime-filled drama.
Boxing -- Tournaments -- United States -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- United States -- Drama.
Liston, Sonny, 1932-1970 -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Combs, Ryan, 1974-
Posival, Marek, 1963-
Proval, David, 1942-
Rhames, Ving, 1961-
Screen Media Films (Firm)
Townsend, Robert, 1957-