Raging Bull AKA Cassius Clay

16/04/2007
  |  Buy to Own: 16/04/2007
  |  200 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Boxing double. 'Raging Bull' (1980) is Martin Scorsese's acclaimed biopic of Jake La Motta, the boxing world champion who rose rapidly to fame but swiftly fell from grace. On the road to success, La Motta marries a beautiful young starlet, but the pressures of success soon make him paranoid and he ends up alienating both her and his brother Joey (Joe Pesci). 'AKA Cassius Clay' (1970) is a docu-drama tracing in depth the boxing career of heavyweight boxer Cassius Clay, aka Muhammad Ali, from the early years of growing up in the Deep South to his supreme success in the boxing ring.