Ali (2001) Poster



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Bewitched (1964) (TV Series)
Gidget (1965) (TV Series)
Fight of the Century (1971) (TV Movie)
the fight is recreated
When We Were Kings (1996)
Several scenes in Africa are based on Leon Gast's popular documentary. Director Mann said himself that Leon Gast provided outtakes of his film as additional inspiration.

Referenced in 

South Park: Here Comes the Neighborhood (2001) (TV Episode)
A poster on a bus for Will Smith starring in "Foreman", a parody of this film.
Full Frontal (2002)
The Sopranos: Christopher (2002) (TV Episode)
Advertisement seen on bus during protest
Shark Tale (2004)
The crowd chants "Oscar Bumaye!"
'Hitch': Style (2005) (Video)
Reference to previous two Will Smith/Martha Stewart films
Johnny Castle Rising Star (2006)
One of Johnny's favourite monologues
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD is shown.
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #14.23 (2008) (TV Episode)
Talked about during interview with Will Smith.
Cleanflix (2009)
shown on list
Bored to Death: Take a Dive (2009) (TV Episode)
Ray says, "I'm gonna do the old rope-a-dope, just like Will Smith in Ali".
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Fights (2010) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention for the best fighting movie
Amateur (2010) (Short)
A poster of it hangs on the wall.
Half in the Bag: Red Tails (2012) (TV Episode)
another great story of people of color that was told, despite what Spike Lee says
End Roll (2012)
DVD is shown.
DVD-R Hell: Animalympics (2012) (TV Episode)
"Will Smith does play an awesome kangaroo."
Boxing at the Movies: Kings of the Ring (2013) (TV Movie)
Epic Rap Battles of History: Michael Jordan vs Muhammad Ali (2013) (TV Episode)
"Fresh Prince" is mentioned in one verse, referencing Will Smith, who played Ali in his titular biographical film.
I Am Ali (2014)
the song 'Tomorrow' performed by Sauf Keita used in Ali is also used in this documentary


17 Days Down the Line (1972) (Short)
In the end credits of "Ali" (2001) it says, that footage of Michael Mann's early documentary "17 Days Down the Line" (1972) is used. It's the footage Ali sees on TV after his public speech.

Featured in 

The Making of 'Ali' (2001) (TV Movie)
This film is a 'making of' documentary about the featured film.
HBO First Look: Ali (2001) (TV Episode)
The 74th Annual Academy Awards (2002) (TV Special)
The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006) (TV Special)
The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007) (TV Special)
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 16 September 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips from this film are featured in "The Great American Culture Quiz" segment.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Public Enemies/Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs/The Stoning of Soraya M (2009) (TV Episode)
Clip shown when Ellen pretends to break up with Michael Mann.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Robin Hood/Letters to Juliet/Just Wright (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip shown when Will Smith's Academy Award is mentioned
Boxing at the Movies: Kings of the Ring (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
The 86th Annual Academy Awards (2014) (TV Special)
Ordinary heroes presentation.
The 87th Annual Academy Awards (2015) (TV Special)
Footage in the opening theme "Moving Pictures"

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