The story of World heavyweight champion boxer Charles L. "Sonny" Liston, who was knocked down 2 minutes into a championship fight by a seemingly harmless right hook from Muhammad Ali. It would forever be known as the "Phantom Punch". Liston later died under mysterious circumstances. Written by
"Before Tyson, there was Liston".
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for pervasive language, sexual content and some violence involving a sexual assault
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Did You Know?
The film was first titled 'Finding Sonny' and full production of the entire movie was to take place in Canton, Ohio. See more
The Man That I Love
Music by Stacey Hersh
Lyrics by Robert Townsend See more