Muhammad Ali at 80: His Legacy on Film (feat. Morgan Campbell)
To celebrate the 80th birthday of the eternal G.O.A.T., Chance dives deep into Muhammad Ali’s cinematic legacy. Morgan Campbell of CBC Sports joins to discuss the unwavering supply of Ali documentaries and films, plus the necessity of preserving context around Ali’s life and legacy as an activist athlete. Then, to finish, Chance runs down his three favorite Ali films. Happy birthday, champ.
For a little reading to help inform Chance and Morgan’s conversation, check out the following:
- Muhammad Ali Has Long Had Book and Film Appeal
- Boxing Lessons: Hollywood’s Infatuation With The Fights
our favorite movies
Be Reel is a movie reviewing & reappraising podcast hosted by Chance Solem-Pfeifer and Noah Ballard.
Each time out, we select three movies based around a genre and call up guests ranging from submarine captains to Oscar winners. Then, we rate the movies, weighing both technical quality and entertainment.
Noah and Chance are old friends who mostly respect each other’s opinions. Even though Chance is a fool and a traitor. Find their show presented at ThePlaylist.Net and follow them on Twitter for the latest on Noah’s literary agenting and Chance’s work in the Portland arts scene.