The Greatest

The Greatest

"The story you only think you knew."
  • PG
  • 1977
  • 1 hr 41 min
  • 6.0  (1,317)

Muhammad Ali plays himself in this biopic about the champ's highly unusual life. After a victory in the Olympics Ali's rise to to the heavyweight championship becomes controversial when he changes his name from Clay to Muhammad Ali, and announces he is a black Muslim. When he refuses to be drafted into the army he is stripped of his title and not allowed to box for three and a half years. Eventually he gets the chance to regain his title.

The Greatest
Description
Muhammad Ali plays himself in this biopic about the champ's highly unusual life. After a victory in the Olympics Ali's rise to to the heavyweight championship becomes controversial when he changes his name from Clay to Muhammad Ali, and announces he is a black Muslim. When he refuses to be drafted into the army he is stripped of his title and not allowed to box for three and a half years. Eventually he gets the chance to regain his title.

The Greatest is a 1977 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 41 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.0.

The Greatest is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent The Greatest for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1977
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 41 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.0  (1,317)